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Alphabetter
By author: Dan Bar-el   Illustrated by: Graham Ross
Selling Points: "Alphabet, friendship, humor"
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: Sep/01/2007
Pages: 32
Picture Book
Price:  $8.95
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Alberto had an alligator, but he didn't have a bathing suit.
Did you ever try to use an egg in place of a football? Or dress up a live quail in doll's clothes when you didn't have a doll? Or strap rag-dolls onto your feet in place of slippers? In Alphabetter, twenty-six boys and girls find themselves in twenty-six different predicaments when the alphabet refuses to cooperate with them. In the end, the solution turns out to be right on the next page, if only they can find it …

Did you find all the letters hidden in the pictures in Alphabetter? Some of them are very hard to find! These are the ones that we know about. Maybe you found others as well. Happy searching!

BC Parent Magazine - March 1, 2007
"An original alphabet book that is filled with fun preschool humour. Ross's illustrations capture the whimsical fun nature of the book and will have youngsters laughing out loud."
Book Notes - February 1, 2007
"Appropriate for early elementary students who enjoy funny stories and look-and-find books."
CM Magazine - September 15, 2006
"Indeed one of the better alphabet books. Highly recommended."
The Globe and Mail - September 9, 2006
"It is cleverness writ and painted large, and it's delivered with an infectious exuberance and cadence that manifests itself not just in the playful text, but also in illustrator Ross's quirky, kinetic characters."

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