Chicken Butt by Erica S. PerlChicken Butt by Erica S. Perl

Chicken Butt

byErica S. PerlIllustratorHenry Cole

Hardcover | April 1, 2009

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You know what?
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Chicken butt!
 
The classic schoolyard joke has been recast as an irreverent picture book, with call-and-response parts for parent and child. The word repetition in Erica S. Perl's text, and wonderfully comic illustrations by beloved artist Henry Cole, make this a particularly inviting book for new readers, as does the opportunity to "trick" a parent or other adult into participating in a very silly joke. The humor builds to a surprising and satisfying conclusion. Warning: Kids will want to read this one over and over and over again!
 
"An unhinged piece of slap-happy rhyming.rocket-propelled artwork.the romp is a powerful piece of cacophony, more frenetic by the moment."-Kirkus Reviews
Erica S. Perl is a full-time writer and part-time chicken. She is the author of Ninety-three in My Family (Reuben Award, Book Sense Pick, Slate's Best Books), which School Library Journal called a "comic masterpiece," and Chicken Bedtime Is Really Early, which received a starred review from Booklist. She lives with her family in Washin...
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Title:Chicken ButtFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 9.32 × 9.25 × 0.45 inPublished:April 1, 2009Publisher:Harry N. AbramsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0810983257

ISBN - 13:9780810983250

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