The Watermelon Seed

The Watermelon Seed

Book - 2013
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After swallowing a watermelon seed, a crocodile imagines a scary outcome.
Publisher: New York :, Disney Hyperion,, [2013].
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9781423171010
Characteristics: 32 unnumbered pages :,coloured illustrations ;,26 cm.

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Hillsboro_jenniFerg Nov 18, 2018

Greg Pizzoli is one of my favorite illustrators. Each of his books generally follow a color scheme of about 3 to 4 different colors, usually muted tones, and they are so eye-catching!

gabriellewilliams Feb 05, 2018

My daughter adored this book, she would ask to read it again as soon as we finished it. Even at two she got the joke. And the harder she laughed the more I hammed up the crocodile's distress.

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rach_jena
Aug 09, 2017

This book really catched my little ones attention. She loved it so much that she memorised what was written on each page even if she doesn't know how to read. Short sentences made it easy to read to a 3 years old.

GCPL_EarlyLit Jun 28, 2017

Little ones love this read. Anytime you work a belch into storytime is a win.

VaughanPLAlex Mar 03, 2017

This book is great for story time, especially if you read it with a lot of expression! The kids really get into it and can't stop giggling!

cmlibrary_ecrites Nov 28, 2016

This is a cute, simple story. My 3 year old can't get enough of it!

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iluvbooks7
Jan 09, 2016

Cute story.

LAYNE_A Aug 19, 2015

This hilarious picture book has a vintage feel with a touch of modern gross-out humor. The almost-3-year-old in my house has requested it nightly.

Anne__O Jul 08, 2015

Can you imagine what happens if you swallow a watermelon seed? Let’s just say the result could be hilarious!

CRRL_CraigG Jun 25, 2015

Short sentences and accessible words helped to earn The Watermelon Seed the 2014 Geisel Award—named after Dr. Seuss—for best beginning reader book. His screenprinted illustrations and fantastic use of only green, pink, black, and white give the book a vintage feel, as if it was published long ago.

Read more at: http://www.librarypoint.org/watermelon_seed_pizzoli

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