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Patrick the pup /

by Black, Sheila (Sheila Fiona); Ross, Scott [ill.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Kansas City, Mo. : Andrews and McMeel/Ariel Books, c1996Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0836221133 :.Title notes: c.1 $7.95 (g) 8-98Subject(s): Dogs -- Fiction | Play -- Fiction
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Books Books Altadena Main Library
Children's Collection Children's Picture Books E BLA Available 39270001963549

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Meet Patrick the Pup! This brand-new book, written for preschoolers, introduces the happy-go-lucky Patrick, the popular and lovable character created by the world-famous F.A.O. Schwarz toy store.<p>Patrick is looking for a playmate. Will he find one in his own backyard? Join Patrick as he embarks on his first series of lively adventures -- and comical misadventures -- out in the big, wide world. Already a favorite with children everywhere as a huggable plush toy, playful and inquisitive Patrick comes alive in this charming illustrated storybook.

c.1 $7.95 (g) 8-98

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Horn Book Review

Patrick unsuccessfully tries to befriend a butterfly, a frog, and a cat before meeting a boy who wants to play with him. The trite story is amateurishly illustrated with bland color cartoons that depict stars spiraling around Patrick's head when he's dazed and a tear rolling down his cheek when he's sad. Not surprisingly, the book is inspired by a merchandised plush toy. From HORN BOOK 1997, (c) Copyright 2010. The Horn Book, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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