My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

Paperback | August 28, 2012

byHanoch PivenIllustratorHanoch Piven

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How do you draw a playful daddy? Or a smelly dog? For any kid who's ever been asked to "draw a picture of your family," here's an unusual and much more fun take on the project! Using objects to represent personality traits, acclaimed illustrator Hanoch Piven creates simple and funny portraits that perfectly describe all the members of one girl's family. Children of all ages will be inspired to make their own family portraits after reading this book.

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How do you draw a playful daddy? Or a smelly dog? For any kid who's ever been asked to "draw a picture of your family," here's an unusual and much more fun take on the project! Using objects to represent personality traits, acclaimed illustrator Hanoch Piven creates simple and funny portraits that perfectly describe all the members of ...

Hanoch Piven is the illustrator of several children's books, including My Dog is as Smelly as Dirty Socks, called "delightful" in a starred review from School Library Journal; and My Best Friend Is As Sharp As a Pencil, called "exuberant and intriguing . . . great, inventive fun" by Kirkus Reviews. He also illustrates for Entertainment...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 10.42 × 8.03 × 0.15 inPublished:August 28, 2012Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0307930890

ISBN - 13:9780307930897

Customer Reviews of My Dog Is As Smelly As Dirty Socks: And Other Funny Family Portraits

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful You can save one cent on this book! TEN OUTTA TEN!
Date published: 2016-06-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Teaching Tool. This is a great book for teaching similes. This story is written from a little boy's point of view. He compares his family members to all sorts of silly objects. This book would also make a great Art tool as the pictures are very unique.
Date published: 2009-02-17