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The three silly billies

by Palatini, Margie.

Format: Print Book 2005
Availability: Available at 14 Libraries 17 of 19 copies
Available (17)
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ACLA Mobile Library Services Preschool Children's Picture Books J PS PB PALA FOLK
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ACLA Mobile Library Services Preschool Children's Picture Books J PS PB PALA FOLK
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Andrew Carnegie Free Library Juvenile Theme Collection TC FAIRY
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Bethel Park Public Library Picture Books PB PALATINI Margie
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CLP - East Liberty Children's Picture Books qj Fic Palatini
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CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Picture Books qj FICTION Palatini
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CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Closed Stack Area qj FICTION Palatini
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CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Closed Stack Area qj Fic Palatini
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CLP - Woods Run Children's Picture Books qj Fic Palatini
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Clairton Public Library Picture Books JP P
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Monroeville Public Library Juvenile Picture Books J E PALATINI
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Moon Township Public Library Easy FAIRY TALES JE PALATINI
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Northland Public Library Children's Picture Books J PIC PALATINI
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Sewickley Public Library Juvenile Picture Books J E PAL
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Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Picture Book j PICT BK PAL
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Upper St. Clair Township Library Folklore And Fairy Tales FFT THREE BILLY
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Whitehall Public Library Picture Books PIC Palatini
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Cooper-Siegel Community Library Picture Book CHECKED OUT
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Northland Public Library Children's Picture Books CHECKED OUT
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Summary
"Hold your horsepower," said the little man with a stamp, a stomp, and a snort. "This is a troll bridge. I'm the Troll. Now, start passing the buck."
Bill Bob, Billy Bo, and Just Plain Billy don't have enough money to cross the troll bridge. But by pooling their pennies with the Three Bears, Little Red Riding Hood, and Jack, the Three SIlly Billies are able to pay the toll and cross the deep river in jolly good style. And there's a whopping surprise in store for the Troll!
As in Earthquack!, Margie Palatini and Barry Moser combine their talents to create an inventive new version of a favorite folktale.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "PreS-Gr. 2. The pair who created Earthquack! 0 (2002) reunite for riotous fun as several fairy tales fracture in a wild picture-book disaster. A grumpy, stumpy, hideous toll-bridge troll demanding money stops not only the three silly billy goats but also the Three Bears, Little Red Riding Hood, and a furious Jack from crossing the river. To best the monster, the travelers must join together to pool their resources. The sounds of the words and the puns ("Hey, Red, don't be blue") are as much fun as the quarrels, and Moser's big watercolor portraits show angry standoffs between characters that put a contemporary spin on a tale about a monster: the troll wears a hard hat; the goats sport cool sunglasses; and Red Riding Hood has painted toenails and a hammer, as well as a makeup brush, in her basket. Great for storytelling, especially for kids familiar with the original tales. --Hazel Rochman Copyright 2005 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Characters in literature -- Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Publisher New York :Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,2005
Edition 1st ed.
Other Titles 3 silly billies
Contributors Moser, Barry.
Language English
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
ISBN 9780689858628 (Hardcover)
0689858620 (Hardcover)
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