Too Quiet for These Old Bones by Tres SeymourToo Quiet for These Old Bones by Tres Seymour

Too Quiet for These Old Bones

byTres SeymourIllustratorPaul Brett Johnson

Hardcover | September 1, 1997

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When Granny complains that her house is far too quiet, her four grandchildren are more than happy to help remedy the situation.
Scholastic Books Education | Preschool & Kindergarten
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Title:Too Quiet for These Old BonesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 9.04 × 10.36 × 0.35 inPublished:September 1, 1997Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INC

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0531300528

ISBN - 13:9780531300527

Appropriate for ages: 4 - 7

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Paul Brett Johnson grew up in the small town of Mousie, KentPaul Brett Johnson grew up in the small town of Mousie, KentPaul Brett Johnson grew up in the small town of Mousie, Kentucky, listening to stories about Jack, the boy-hero who starucky, listening to stories about Jack, the boy-hero who starucky, listening to stories about Jack, the boy-hero who stars in a series of Appalachian folk tales. In "Jack Outwits ths in a series of Appalachian folk tales. In "Jack Outwits ths in a series of Appalachian folk tales. In "Jack Outwits the Giants, " he has drawn on this rich Appalachian heritage te Giants, " he has drawn on this rich Appalachian heritage te Giants, " he has drawn on this rich Appalachian heritage to bring the humor and energy of the Jack stories to life. Paul Brett Johnson is a two-time recipient of the Kentucky> Paul Brett Johnson is a two-time recipient of the Kentucky> Paul Brett Johnson is a two-time recipient of the Kentucky Bluegrass Award and the creator of more than fifteen pictur Bluegrass Award and the creator of more than fifteen pictur Bluegrass Award and the creator of more than fifteen picture books, including "Fearless Jack, " which was named one of e books, including "Fearless Jack, " which was named one of e books, including "Fearless Jack, " which was named one of the New York Public Library's "One Hundred Books for Readingthe New York Public Library's "One Hundred Books for Readingthe New York Public Library's "One Hundred Books for Reading and Sharing" and "The Cow Who Wouldn't Come Down, " which w and Sharing" and "The Cow Who Wouldn't Come Down, " which w and Sharing" and "The Cow Who Wouldn't Come Down, " which was a "School Library Journal" Best Book and an ABA Kids' Picas a "School Library Journal" Best Book and an ABA Kids' Picas a "School Library Journal" Best Book and an ABA Kids' Pick of the Lists. Paul lives in Lexington, Kentucky, where he k of the Lists. Paul lives in Lexington, Kentucky, where he k of the Lists. Paul lives in Lexington, Kentucky, where he is currently at work on his third Jack Tale. is currently at work on his third Jack Tale. is currently at work on his third Jack Tale.

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"These old bones are tired", cries Granny. "This house is far too quiet!" So with whoops and hollers, cap gun firing, pots banging, model rockets launching, and even "Hail to the Chief" playing on whistle and kazoo, her grandchildren happily turn up the volume in the rollicking rhymes and ever more riotous pictures of this intergenerational salute to high decibel fun. Full color