I Won A What? by Audrey VernickI Won A What? by Audrey Vernick

I Won A What?

byAudrey VernickIllustratorRobert Neubecker

Picture Books | April 12, 2016

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The hilarious and heartwarming story of a boy who tries to win a goldfish and winds up with FAR more than he bargained for . . .

A young boy wins a humongous new pet at the carnival, and before long, they become fast friends. But his parents are skeptical. After all, Nuncio doesn’t even fit in the house! Will the gargantuan goldfish have to go? Or will the family find a way to give him the home he deserves?

Fans of Sparky will flip for this whale of a tale from Audrey Vernick, author of Is Your Buffalo Ready for Kindergarten? and featuring illustrations from Wow! City! illustrator Robert Neubecker.
Audrey Vernick writes fiction and nonfiction for kids and teens. She never had a pet goldfish as a child, but she did have two gerbils named Guru Maharishi Darling 1 and 2. Audrey is a two-time recipient of the New Jersey Arts Council's fiction fellowship, and her books include the critically acclaimed Brothers at Bat and Is Your Buffa...
Title:I Won A What?Format:Picture BooksDimensions:40 pages, 8.31 × 10.44 × 0.34 inPublished:April 12, 2016Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0553509934

ISBN - 13:9780553509939


Editorial Reviews

"With a simple text and entertaining illustrations, this is a heartwarming picture book—and what happens on the very last page is downright beautiful." —School Library Journal

"A whale of a tale.... Move over Clifford the Big Red Dog."—Kirkus

"Tons of fun.... [Nuncio] is the Clifford of fish." —Booklist