Humphrey's World Of Pets by Betty G. BirneyHumphrey's World Of Pets by Betty G. Birney

Humphrey's World Of Pets

byBetty G. Birney

Paper over Board | October 3, 2013

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A fact book about animals and pet care hosted by Humphrey, everyone’s favorite classroom pet!

This nonfiction companion to the bestselling Humphrey series teaches readers all about animals and pet care. Filled with great facts about a variety of different animals, this book serves as a fun introduction to anyone interested in taking care of a pet. Also featured are cool tips, trivia, activities, and, of course, Humphrey himself to lead the way through it all!

Nominated for twenty-four state awards and the winner of seven, the Humphrey series is a hit across the country. And he's becoming a one school/one book favorite!
Betty Birney is an Emmy-winning television writer. She grew up in St. Louis. As children, her parents were neighbors living on Humphrey Street. has tons of Humphrey activities.
Title:Humphrey's World Of PetsFormat:Paper over BoardDimensions:224 pages, 7.88 × 5.44 × 0.82 inPublished:October 3, 2013Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:014750953X

ISBN - 13:9780147509536


Editorial Reviews

“Humphrey is a witty, fun, and lovable character with great kid appeal.”—School Library Journal Humphrey is on 24 state lists and counting!The World According to Humphrey Winner Children’s Crown AwardWinner Iowa Children’s Choice AwardWinner Rhode Island Children’s Book AwardWinner Pennsylvania’s Keystone to Reading Book AwardWinner Maryland’s Black-Eyed Susan AwardWinner Oklahoma’s Sequoyah Book Award Winner Washington State’s Sasquatch Reading Award Winner Golden Sower Award (NE)Maud Hart Lovelace Award 2nd Place (MN)Massachusetts Children’s Book Award Honor Book Nevada Young Readers Award NomineeSunshine State Award Master List (FL)Louisiana Young Readers Choice Award Nominee Pennsylvania Young Readers Choice Award NomineeSouth Carolina Children’s Book Award NomineeNorth Carolina Children’s Book Award NomineeBeehive Award Nominee (UT)Young Hoosier Award Nominee (IN)Bluestem Book Award Nominee (IL)Kennebec Valley Book Award Nominee (ME)Bank St. Children’s Book Committee Starred Best Book of the YearNorth Carolina Battle of the BooksFriendship According to Humphrey 2006 Christopher Award Winner, Winner Children’s Crown Award, Bank St. Children’s Book Committee Best Book of the Year, Iowa Children’s Choice Nominee, New York Library Association Best Book of the SeasonSub rights sold by agent: UK, Japan, Holland, Hungary, ArabicTrouble According to Humphrey A Bank Street Children’s Book Committee Best Book of the Year, Children’s Crown Award Nominee, Land of Enchantment Book Award Nominee (NM)Surprises According to Humphrey  A BookSense Pick, Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List Selection, Iowa Children’s Choice Nominee, Kansas State Reading Circle Recommended Reading List, California Collection Selection.Adventure According to HumphreyLand of Enchantment Book Award Nominee (NM), Children’s Crown Award Honor BookSummer According to Humphrey  SCIBA Book Award Finalist, California Collection selection, Children’s Crown Award nominee