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Take away the A / by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo.

Escoffier, Michaël, 1970- (Author). DiGiacomo, Kris (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Summary:

What happens when you subtract just one letter from a word? Beginning with "without the A the beast is the best" a pack of silly creatures work their way through the alphabet, subtracting each letter from a different word to alter its meaning and tell a story.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library ESCOFFIER (Michael) (Text) 37814003022622 JUV EASY Book None 11/22/2016 Available -
Baker Richland Branch ESCOFFIER (Michael) (Text) 37814002849652 JUV EASY Book None 11/06/2015 Available -
Cascade Locks Library J PIC ESC (Text) 33892100300947 Children's Picture Books Book None 08/11/2015 Available -
Union Carnegie Public Library j Escoffier (Text) 37883000285540 Juvenile Easy Book Branch_Only_6months 12/14/2015 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781592701568 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1592701566 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 32 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"An alphabeast of a book!"
Summary, etc.:
What happens when you subtract just one letter from a word? Beginning with "without the A the beast is the best" a pack of silly creatures work their way through the alphabet, subtracting each letter from a different word to alter its meaning and tell a story.
Target Audience Note:
5-8.
Subject: Vocabulary > Juvenile literature
Plays on words > Juvenile literature.
Grammar, Comparative and general > Word formation > Juvenile literature.
Vocabulary
Alphabet
Plays on words
Animals > Fiction
Animals
English language > Alphabet
Grammar, Comparative and general > Word formation
Plays on words
Vocabulary
Genre: Fiction.
Juvenile works.

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