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Here comes Gosling!

by Asher, Sandy.

Format: Print Book 2009
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
Available (3)
Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Children's Picture Books J PIC ASHER
Location  Northland Public Library
Collection  Children's Picture Books
Call Number  J PIC ASHER
Upper St. Clair Township Library Picture Books ASHER
Location  Upper St. Clair Township Library
Collection  Picture Books
Call Number  ASHER
Whitehall Public Library Picture Books PIC Asher
Location  Whitehall Public Library
Collection  Picture Books
Call Number  PIC Asher

Froggie can't wait to meet Goose and Gander's new baby, Gosling! He and Rabbit spend all day preparing: they bake a cake, toss a salad, and find the perfect picnic spot. Froggie picks out his favorite toys and books to share and even makes up a new song. But when Gosling finally arrives, she takes one look at Froggie and...HOOOOOOONK!

Froggie doesn't know what to do! Gosling's not tired or hungry or thirsty, but she keeps crying anyway. Gander and Goose can't console her. Neither can Rabbit. Just when all seems hopeless, Froggie's natural charm and great silliness turn Gosling's tears into smiles and her honks into giggles.

Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "In this third Froggie and Rabbit story, the animals prepare for a visit from Goose, Gander, and brand-new Gosling, but after their friends' arrival, Froggie is so alarmed by Gosling's loud cries that he hides. In the end, however, it is Froggie who knows how to soothe the fussy youngster. Although somewhat lengthy, the descriptive, peppy prose, filled with engaging sounds and repetition, will encourage lively read-alouds. Children will enjoy the amusing details in the vibrant artwork, which depicts the expressive characters in familiar activities, from taking a bubble bath to frosting a cake. Another entertaining adventure in the series.--Rosenfeld, Shelle Copyright 2009 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Babies -- Fiction.
Geese -- Fiction.
Animals -- Fiction.
Picnics -- Fiction.
Infants -- Juvenile fiction.
Publisher New York :Philomel Books,2009
Contributors Graves, Keith.
Language English
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
ISBN 9780399250859
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