Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur: (I Can Read Book Series: Level 1)

Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur: (I Can Read Book Series: Level 1)

by Lillian Hoban
     
 

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Joe and his pet dinosaur, Betsy, are ready for a fun-filled day in the snow. But as soon as they go out . . .

Kerplunk!
Crash!
Bang!

Betsy slides down the hill and crashes right through the ice, her big feet samsh the steps of the lions' den, and her sneeze blows the chimney off the bears' house. Poor Betsy! She's too big for her own good

Overview

Joe and his pet dinosaur, Betsy, are ready for a fun-filled day in the snow. But as soon as they go out . . .

Kerplunk!
Crash!
Bang!

Betsy slides down the hill and crashes right through the ice, her big feet samsh the steps of the lions' den, and her sneeze blows the chimney off the bears' house. Poor Betsy! She's too big for her own good — or is she?

Lillian Hoban tells a warm and funny story that's just right for beginning readers.

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Marilyn Courtot
Joe and his pet dinosaur head out to have some fun in the snow. But Betsy's size works against her. She breaks through the ice, breaks down the door at the lion's den, and sneezes and collapses the Bear's den. Sadly they return to their own cold cave where Betsy, using her size and strength to advantage, creates firewood and they have a spot of tea before their cozy fire. An "I Can Read Book". 1996 (orig.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780064442091
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
02/28/1996
Series:
I Can Read Book 1 Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
48
Sales rank:
199,911
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.12(d)
Lexile:
390L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Lillian Hoban was the author and illustrator of many favorite I Can Read books, including Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur, Silly Tilly's Thanksgiving, and a series about Arthur the Chimpanzee. She also illustrated many picture books, including the classic stories about Frances.

Lillian Hoban was the author and illustrator of many favorite I Can Read books, including Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur, Silly Tilly's Thanksgiving, and a series about Arthur the Chimpanzee. She also illustrated many picture books, including the classic stories about Frances.

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