Rooster's Off to See the World

Paperback | June 2, 1999

IllustratorEric CarlebyEric Carle

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One fine morning, a rooster sets off to see the world. Soon he's joined by two cats, then three frogs, then four turtles, then five fish. But one group by one, his new friends decide to head home, leaving the rooster alone again -- and ready to return to his own comfortable home as well. Bold, colorful collage illustrations, a beguiling story, and a simple introduction to number sets, addition, and subtraction combine to make Rooster's Off to See the World a delight for Eric Carle's many young fans.

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Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime! Rooster’s Off to See the World is a simple tale about a journey of two cats, three frogs, four turtles and five fish and, of course, one rooster. This book comes with counting boxes in the upper corners of the pages that keep track of the animals as they come and go, making it a perfect lesson...

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One fine morning, a rooster sets off to see the world. Soon he's joined by two cats, then three frogs, then four turtles, then five fish. But one group by one, his new friends decide to head home, leaving the rooster alone again -- and ready to return to his own comfortable home as well. Bold, colorful collage illustrations, a beguilin...

Eric Carle is an award-winning, children's picture book author and illustrator whose most recognized work is The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book. Carle was born to German parents in 1929 in Syracuse, New York. The family returned to Germany in 1935, moving to a suburb of Stuttgart. Carle disliked high school, quitting at the age of ...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 11.25 × 8 × 0.1 inPublished:June 2, 1999Publisher:AladdinLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0689826842

ISBN - 13:9780689826849

Appropriate for ages: 4

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Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime! Rooster’s Off to See the World is a simple tale about a journey of two cats, three frogs, four turtles and five fish and, of course, one rooster. This book comes with counting boxes in the upper corners of the pages that keep track of the animals as they come and go, making it a perfect lesson in addition and subtraction.