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Zelda and Ivy and the boy next door

by Kvasnosky, Laura McGee.

Format: Book on CD 2007
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
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Cooper-Siegel Community Library Childrens' Audio Visual j CD KIT ZEL
Location  Cooper-Siegel Community Library
 
Collection  Childrens' Audio Visual
 
Call Number  j CD KIT ZEL
 
 
Summary
Zelda and Ivy and the Boy Next Door
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Ages 5^-8. Those true-to-life little fox sisters Zelda and Ivy return, and now a boy has moved in next door. The first time Eugene comes over, Zelda is playing paleontologist. Ivy (in the sandbox) is the fossil Zelda's digging up. Eugene is immediately smitten with Zelda, but she plays him like a guitar, until finally he stops asking Zelda to marry him and asks Ivy instead. In the second vignette, Ivy worms her way into a game of pirates, and the third chapter is a tender episode involving the sisters camping out in the backyard. Kids may be puzzled why all the stories don't include Eugene (who, truth be told, is sort of a wimp), but that shouldn't diminish their enjoyment of this warm, funny book. The text is well integrated with the sturdy artwork, which ranges in design from full-page pictures to a row of smaller boxed art. The pictures display a naive charm and simplicity that belie the obvious skill involved in their execution. Delightfully droll and at the same time awfully sweet. --Ilene Cooper"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Foxes -- Juvenile fiction.
Sisters -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's audiobooks.
Publisher Prince Frederick, Md. :Recorded Books,2007
Edition Unabridged.
Contributors Selig, Jenny.
Participants/Performers Performed by Jenny Selig.
Audience Ages 5 and up.
Language English
Notes "Unabridged"--Container.
"The same text is on both discs. Disc 2 has page-turn signals"--Container.
Accompanying book: Candlewick Press reformatted hardcover, 2008.
Compact discs.
Description 2 audio discs (15 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (34p.: color illustrations; 24 x 17 cm).
ISBN 9781428172982 (CD)
142817298X
9780763640040 (Hardcover book)
0763640042
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