Crazy Like a Fox: A Simile Story by Loreen LeedyCrazy Like a Fox: A Simile Story by Loreen Leedy

Crazy Like a Fox: A Simile Story

byLoreen Leedy

Picture Books | September 15, 2009

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Similes set off an exciting chase scene in an adventure in language arts. Rufus the fox is up to something. He runs across the meadow as fast as lightning, sneaks up to Babette like a thief in the night, and roars like a lion. Babette, mad as a hornet, chases Rufus all over town. But is Rufus being chased or is he actually leading Babette to a surprise destination? Rufus sure is crazy--crazy like a fox! Sure to make the reader as happy as a clam, this bright simile story also includes a clear explanation of similes and shows how to include similes in a story.
Loreen Leedy has many kinds of friends--relatives, school friends, neighborhood friends, and friends she has met through work. She writes and illustrates books in her studio in Winter Park, Florida. When not at her drawing board, she's exercising, eating out, and going to the movies. Her other books include the following: 2x2=BOO!, Who...
Title:Crazy Like a Fox: A Simile StoryFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:32 pages, 9 × 11 × 0.13 inPublished:September 15, 2009Publisher:Holiday House IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823422488

ISBN - 13:9780823422487

Appropriate for ages: 4 - 12


Editorial Reviews

*"The brilliantly colored digital illustrations cleverly depict the similes....As welcome as springtime to teachers, aspiring writers and any who appreciate wordplay."