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Little bitty friends

by McPike, Elizabeth,

Format: Print Book 2016
Availability: Available at 11 Libraries 11 of 11 copies
Available (11)
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ACLA Mobile Library Services Preschool Children's Picture Books J PS PB MCPIKE
Location  ACLA Mobile Library Services
Collection  Preschool Children's Picture Books
Call Number  J PS PB MCPIKE
Bethel Park Public Library Picture Books PB McPIKE Elizabeth
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
Collection  Picture Books
Call Number  PB McPIKE Elizabeth
C.C. Mellor Memorial Library Picture Books E McP
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Collection  Picture Books
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CLP - Library for the Blind Children's Large Print Books j FICTION McPike CL10569
Location  CLP - Library for the Blind
Collection  Children's Large Print Books
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Cooper-Siegel Community Library Picture Book TODDLER E MCP
Location  Cooper-Siegel Community Library
Collection  Picture Book
Call Number  TODDLER E MCP
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Toddlers j T MCPIKE Elizabeth
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
Collection  Children's Toddlers
Call Number  j T MCPIKE Elizabeth
Northland Public Library Children's Picture Books J PIC MC PIKE
Location  Northland Public Library
Collection  Children's Picture Books
Call Number  J PIC MC PIKE
Sewickley Public Library Juvenile Picture Books J E MCP
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Collection  Juvenile Picture Books
Call Number  J E MCP
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Picture Book j PICT BK MCPIKE
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
Collection  Juvenile Picture Book
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Upper St. Clair Township Library Picture Books McPIKE
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Collection  Picture Books
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Wilkinsburg Public Library Early Bird E-B MCP
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Collection  Early Bird
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A cuter-than-puppies companion to Little Sleepyhead

Little bitty chipmunks,
chattering all the day,

Little bitty ladybug
always comes to play.

Marching with ants, snuggling with baby rabbits, reaching for the sun with happy buttercups-young children form special bonds with nature's little creations.

Lyrical verse and charming capture an enchanted world of little bitty friends.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "This gentle rhyming book, featuring a racially diverse collection of small children, highlights the fascination children feel for creatures even smaller than themselves. The cover illustration sets the tone: a child lies on the grass, gazing at a little, smiling turtle. The softly smudged pencil and mixed-media illustrations focus on both action and observation. For example, the first double-page-spread illustration shows a boy taking little bitty steps on a path while watching a line of ants marching on the grass beside him. The next spread shows a young girl contemplating a caterpillar crawling up her knee. Little ones notice chattering chipmunks, a curious snail, and a ladybug that has alighted on one of their foreheads. The little bitty repetition ends as a father picks up his son, who is snoozing next to a sleeping puppy, and gives him a giant, giant hug. Engaging artwork underscores a valuable message about the joys of close observation. This author and illustrator team's Little Sleepyhead (2015) would make a nice companion book.--Fletcher, Connie Copyright 2016 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Infants -- Juvenile fiction.
Animals -- Infancy -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Animals -- Infancy -- Fiction.
Toddlers -- Fiction.
Stories in rhyme.
Publisher New York, NY :2016
Contributors Barton, Patrice, 1955- illustrator.
Language English
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN 9780399172557
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