Terrible pets

by Sarah Kennedy

Publisher: BBC Worldwide in London

Written in English
Cover of: Terrible pets | Sarah Kennedy
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Subjects:

  • Humor,
  • Pets

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Sarah Kennedy
ContributionsBBC Worldwide Ltd
The Physical Object
Pagination64 pages :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26423319M
ISBN 100563387270
ISBN 109780563387275
OCLC/WorldCa52194786

  Children Make Terrible Pets is a page hardcover picture book about a bear cub named Lucy who, on a walk through the woods dancing and frolicking about, runs across someone admiring her from behind a bush—someone alone and frightened.. When Lucy yells at the intruder to reveal itself, a young boy steps into the clearing, relinquishing his hiding spot and squeaking in fear. The animal kingdom has its share of trouble-makers and mischief-makers; scoundrels and stinkers; goofballs and nitwits. This book is a lighthearted collection of true stories involving mammals and birds — both wild and tame — whose antics have ranged from the absurd to the these creatures were people, many of their shenanigans would have landed them in jail. In this twisted tale entitled Children Make Terrible Pets, a bear brings a boy home, asking "Can I keep him?"Amusement for the reader will ensue because the child, newly named Squeaker, doesn't really make a good pet and should be returned to his rightful habitat.   Read Book Review: Children Make Terrible Pets by Peter Brown. Meet Lucy. Meet Lucy's Pet. She calls him Squeaker. Lucy and Squeaker have the best day ever. Unt/5(30).

Lucy, a tutu-clad bear child, begs her mother to allow her to keep a small boy she finds in the forest. Despite the titular misgivings, Mom relents, and Lucy and Squeaker (all he ever says is "squeak") play happily together for a time before&#;surprise!&#;problems emerge. Squeaker is "impossible to potty train" (he glowers from the litter box), ruins the furniture by jumping and.   Children Make Terrible Pets (Book): Brown, Peter: When Lucy, a young bear, discovers a boy lost in the woods, she asks her mother if she can . Paul R. Gagne and Melissa Reilly Ellard of Weston Woods Studios, Inc., producers of "Children Make Terrible Pets," are the Carnegie Medal winners. Winner Blurb: The video is based on the book written by Peter Brown, and is narrated by Emily Eiden, with music by Jack Sundrud and Rusty Young, and animation by Soup2Nuts.   Terrible's Hotel & Casino welcomes two pets up to 50 lbs for an additional fee of $20 per pet, per night, plus a $50 refundable deposit per pet. Pets are only allowed in five designated rooms. Both dogs and cats are permitted, and crated pets may be left in rooms unattended. There is a grassy area for pet relief on the property. For same day arrivals, please call to confirm 1/5(1).

Three Little Kittens, by Jerry Pinkney. If You Give a Dog a Donut, by Laura Numeroff. If You Give a Cat a Cupcake, by Laura Numeroff. Have You Seen My Cat?, by Eric Carle. A Cat and a Dog, by Claire Masurel. Children Make Terrible Pets, by Peter Brown. May I Pet Your Dog? The How-To Guide for Kids Meeting Dogs, by Stephanie Calmenson.

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Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Terrible pets book and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B. White Read Aloud Awards, Terrible pets book New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the by: 2.

Children Make Terrible Pets book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Meet Lucy. Meet Lucy's Pet.

She calls him Squeaker. Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B.

White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year/5(44). FromChildren Make Terrible Pets, Pete Brown's witty role-reversing book about Lucille Beatrice Bear and her search for the perfect pet.

Our 11" doll is soft and dressed in her removable pink tutu. Unlike a child, she makes a fantastic pet. Safe for All Ages. Children Make Terrible Pets Peter Brown (Author), Emily Eiden (Narrator), Weston Woods Studios, Inc., a Um, so I gave 3 stars because for some reason the book is put together upside down.

Ordered it as a gift - so it is more upsetting then. I'm going to compare it to our own copy and make sure that it's all good other than being upside down/5(). A read aloud of, "Children Make Terrible Pets" by Peter Brown.

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See more ideas about Pets, Classroom pets and Teaching writing.8 pins. Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B.

White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year.4/5(33).

FromChildren Make Terrible Pets, Pete Brown's witty role-reversing book about Lucille Beatrice Bear and her search for the perfect pet. Our 11" doll is soft and dressed in her removable pink tutu. Unlike a child, she makes a fantastic pet. Safe for All Ages.

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"When Lucy, a young Terrible pets book, discovers a boy in the woods, she's absolutely delighted. She brings him home and begs her mom to let her keep him. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Children Make Terrible Pets. Picture Book Add to Cart. Out Of Stock Top. FORMAT: Picture Book. Picture Book QUANTITY: + OUR PRICE: LIST PRICE: You Save (%) Eligible for free shipping with book orders over $25 Add to Brand: Scholastic. William Steig's drawings appeared regularly in The New Yorker since He also wrote and illustrated books for children, most recently his memoir, When Everybody Wore a other books include Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, winner of the Caldecott Medal; The Amazing Bone, a Caldecott Honor Book; and Abel's Island and Doctor De Soto, both Newbery Honor Books; Doctor De Soto Goes to Reviews: Lucy, a young bear, meets a charming little boy in the forest.

When she brings him home, her mother cautions her "children make terrible pets." Can Lucy prove her wrong. Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B.

White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year. Find books like Children Make Terrible Pets from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked Children Make Terrible Pets also l. Buy a cheap copy of Children Make Terrible Pets book by Peter Brown. Summary:Check out this rollicking, humorous, and heartwarming twist on the classic first pet story about a young bear and her favorite pet boy!When Lucy, a young Free shipping over $Cited by: 2.

Get this from a library. Terrible pets. [Sarah Kennedy;] -- Compilation of real life gems chosen from hundreds sent in by listeners to Sarah Kennedy's Dawn patrol on BBC Radio 2. Creepy Carrots.

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Children Make Terrible Pets Book Information. Title: Children Make Terrible Pets. Author: Brown, Peter. Isbn: When Lucy, a young bear, discovers a boy lost in the woods, she asks her mother if she can have him as a pet, only to find him impossible to train.

“A funny, uniquely illustrated ‘What is this?’ of a book, Children Make Terrible Pets is just the sort of creative ridiculousness that a large category of kids tend to gravitate toward.”— September Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Hardcover ISBN Ages 3 to 8.

Also available in the following. Children Make Terrible Pets | Check out this bestselling, rollicking, and humorous twist on the classic "first pet" story about a young bear and her favorite pet boy When Lucy, a young bear, discovers a boy in the woods, she's absolutely delighted. Meet Lucy. Meet Lucy's Pet.

She calls him Squeaker. Lucy and Squeaker have the best day ever. Until things start to go wrong Do children make terrible pets. Coloring Book Pages. Now you can show off your own art skills (and it’s up to you whether or not to stay within the lines).

Click on the links below to download pages to color from each of Peter Brown’s books. Creepy Carrots. YOU WILL BE MY FRIEND. Children Make Terrible Pets. The Purple Kangaroo. The Curious Garden.

The Fabulous Bouncing. When Lucy, a young bear, discovers a boy in the woods, she's absolutely delighted. She brings him home and begs her mom to let her keep him, even though her mom warns, "Children make terrible pets." But mom relents, and Lucy gets to name her new pet Squeaker/5(70).

Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B. White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year/5(41).

There are two sides to every story. In Part One, a little girl finds a strange beast in the woods and takes it home as a pet.

She feeds it, shows it off to her friends and gives it a hat. But that night it escapes. Then, in Part Two, the beast tells the story of being kidnapped by the girl, who force-fed it squirrel food, scared it with a group of beasts and wrapped it in wool.

Can the two. At first I thought the book would be about how children always seem to find the worst pets, but it was hilarious that it was literally, "children make terrible pets." It was a fun children's picture book that portrayed bears as humans, finding pets and begging parents to keep them, that they will be good/5(28).

About the Author. Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets and The Curious is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B. White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year/5(8K).

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I want this book!!!! by Lindsey Lane November 8th, at am That progression of layers is sosososo cool to see! I’ll keep an eye out for this one! by Kelly Fineman November 8th, at am What a cool way to show the layered process of building the final art!

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My mom is a former teacher and she recommended it to me. so this book is called children Make terrible pets .