Mr. Pine's Purple House

Overview

Mr. Pine lived on Vine Street in a little white house. "A white house is fine," said Mr. Pine, "but there are FIFTY white houses all in a line on Vine Street. How can I tell which house is mine?"

Mr. Pine had a big problem. But he solved that problem in his own special way. Mr. Pine's Purple House, first published in 1965, was a favorite children's book for many years. When it went out of print fans requested the return of the intrepid Mr. Pine. Well, Mr. Pine is back again, ...

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Overview

Mr. Pine lived on Vine Street in a little white house. "A white house is fine," said Mr. Pine, "but there are FIFTY white houses all in a line on Vine Street. How can I tell which house is mine?"

Mr. Pine had a big problem. But he solved that problem in his own special way. Mr. Pine's Purple House, first published in 1965, was a favorite children's book for many years. When it went out of print fans requested the return of the intrepid Mr. Pine. Well, Mr. Pine is back again, with his dog and his cat, his brushes and ladders, and lots of purple paint!

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Mr. Pine has a problem. All the houses on Vine Street, including his, are painted white. How can he tell which one is his! to solve that problem he decides to paint his house purple! Originally published in 1965 and long out of print, Mr. Pine's Purple House, with Mr. Pine, his dog, his cat, his brushes and ladders, and all that purple paint are once again available to a new and appreciated generation of beginning readers in this wonderful edition from Purple House Press!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781930900776
  • Publisher: Purple House Press
  • Publication date: 8/28/2014
  • Edition number: 50
  • Sales rank: 162,009

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