Poor Doreen: A Fishy Tale by Sally Lloyd-JonesPoor Doreen: A Fishy Tale by Sally Lloyd-Jones

Poor Doreen: A Fishy Tale

bySally Lloyd-JonesIllustratorAlexandra Boiger

Picture Books | March 11, 2014

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An Ample Roundy Fish called Mrs. Doreen Randolph-Potts is on a mission: to visit her second cousin twice removed who's just welcomed 157 babies. But when she spies what she thinks is a yummy dragonfly—and is actually bait—poor Doreen is lifted out of the water on a fishing pole. Luckily, Doreen is, shall we say, a wee bit clueless about the dire situation. Kids will love being in on the joke as our oblivious heroine arrives, in a roundabout way, at her final destination. Sally Lloyd-Jones, author of the New York Times bestseller How to Be A Baby, and acclaimed illustrator Alexandra Boiger bring the world of a fish to vibrant, funny life.
SALLY LLOYD-JONES is the author of the books How to Be a Baby . . . by Me, the Big Sister, which was a New York Times bestseller, an ALA Notable Book, and the recipient of two starred reviews; How to Get Married . . . by Me, the Bride; and How to Get a Job . . . by Me, the Boss. She is also the author of Being a Pig Is Nice, illustrate...
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Title:Poor Doreen: A Fishy TaleFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:40 pages, 11.37 × 9.37 × 0.36 inPublished:March 11, 2014Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0375869182

ISBN - 13:9780375869181

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Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews, February 1, 2014:
"[An] amusing, cleverly executed tale."