Semicolons, Cupcakes, And Cucumbers by Steve NewberrySemicolons, Cupcakes, And Cucumbers by Steve Newberry

Semicolons, Cupcakes, And Cucumbers

bySteve Newberry

Hardcover | September 8, 2017

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Four friends are excited to play together, but each one has a different idea of what they should do. Period (the serious one) believes they should go to the library. Question Mark (the confused one) wonders whether they can chase butterflies... or was it whether butter flies? Comma (the hungry one) just runs on and on about food. Exclamation Point (the crazy one) wants to go on lots of extreme adventures! That are dangerous! And exciting! With everyone only thinking about themselves, their friendship almost comes to a full stop, until a strange and unexpected newcomer shows them how much more fun life can be when everyone works together...
STEVE NEWBERRY is a maker of things. As an artist, he exhibited his eclectic mixed media and sculptural artwork in Canada and Japan. As an animator, he founded the website and popular YouTube channel Scratch Garden as a home for fun, educational videos for kids (and people who used to be kids). He lives in Hamilton, Ontario with his w...
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Title:Semicolons, Cupcakes, And CucumbersFormat:HardcoverDimensions:10.3 × 10.31 × 0.45 inPublished:September 8, 2017Publisher:The Innovation PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1943147299

ISBN - 13:9781943147298

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Such a fun and educational book My kids love books that make them laugh, I love a book that helps them learn something. This book brings all of that together into one colourful package. The best part, even I love reading it over and over again. Which is good, because my kids keep asking for it!
Date published: 2017-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Funny, Educational, and Beautifully Illustrated On first reading, our 5 year old was killing himself laughing. Second reading was immediately scheduled for bedtime, and since then it's become a bedtime favorite. It came at a perfect time as he is just learning to read and beginning to notice the punctuation marks. It's funny, beautifully illustrated, and educational. Highly recommended.
Date published: 2017-09-20

Editorial Reviews

A useful teaching tool, the book explains the meaning of different punctuation marks and provides many examples of their use. The characters and their speech bubbles each have their own color and speak in sentences that contain their own type of punctuation. Their faces convey a wealth of emotion and several well-placed details add elements of discovery to the reading." - School Library Journal"