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Big fun!

by DiTerlizzi, Tony.

Format: Print Book 2009
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Picture Books PB DiTERLIZZI Tony
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
Collection  Picture Books
Call Number  PB DiTERLIZZI Tony
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Picture Book j PICT BK DITERLIZZI
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
Collection  Juvenile Picture Book



Tony DiTerlizzi is the #1 New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of the Spiderwick Chronicles, Kenny & the Dragon , and the 2003 Caldecott Honor Book The Spider and the Fly . He is also a #1 husband and father. Here he teams with wife and partner in publishing, Angela, to inject the standard sweetness of books for tots with a family-friendly dose of BIG FUN!
Published Reviews
Publisher's Weekly Review: "DiTerlizzi, best known for the Spiderwick Chronicles, teams up with his wife to produce a preschool epic so polished that it looks untouched by human hands. Meno, a ready for prime-time elfin creature with a tiny necktie and an unruly cowlick, speaks a wonderful alien dialect that recalls Robin Williams on Mork and Mindy ("Meno, Meno, elf of space, here to visit human race" runs the Meno theme song, which is included with musical notation in the back of the book). After tracking down his friend-a bespectacled octopuslike creature named Yamagoo-Meno eats breakfast (aka "sunshine snack," a meal that features "moo juice" and "dough with hole"), and then it's time for a "Big Fun." "Toot!" says script lettering in the little cloud that emanates from Yamagoo's tentacles. "Poot!" says a similar little cloud coming out of Meno's pants. And that's it for this episode, first in the Adventure of Meno series. Lettering, art and production all mimic 1960s media with uncanny faithfulness ("Presented in vibrant Meno-color!" Meno says on the cover). Children will greet this with giggles. Also available: Wet Friend! Ages 1-5. (Nov.) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved"
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Additional Information
Series DiTerlizzi, Tony. Adventure of Meno ; bk. 1.
Subjects Extraterrestrial beings -- Juvenile fiction.
Jellyfishes -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction.
Jellyfishes -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Publisher New York :Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,2009
Edition 1st ed.
Contributors DiTerlizzi, Angela.
Audience 001-005.
Language English
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, music ; 19 cm.
ISBN 9781416971481 (hardcover)
1416971483 (hardcover)
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