Stand Back, Said the Elephant, I'm Going to Sneeze!

Stand Back, Said the Elephant, I'm Going to Sneeze!

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by Patricia Thomas, Patricia Thomas, Wallace Tripp, Pattye Echo Thomas
     
 

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All the animals are in a panic. The elephant's sneeze would blow the monkeys out of the trees, the feathers off the birds, the stripes off the zebra. Even the fish and the fly, the crocodile and the kangaroo, know what a catastrophe that sneeze would be. "Please don't sneeze!" they beg. . . .

The classic story of an enormous sneeze in the marking, told in

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All the animals are in a panic. The elephant's sneeze would blow the monkeys out of the trees, the feathers off the birds, the stripes off the zebra. Even the fish and the fly, the crocodile and the kangaroo, know what a catastrophe that sneeze would be. "Please don't sneeze!" they beg. . . .

The classic story of an enormous sneeze in the marking, told in sprightly nonsense verse, has been newly illustrated in full color to delight a new generation of fans.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780688093389
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
04/28/1990
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
50,039
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.32(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Patricia Thomas was raised on a small farm in western Pennsylvania and attended a one-room school. She received a B.S. degree from Pennsylvania State University. The author of several rhymed picture book texts, she now works as writer and editor of publications at Marywood College. She lives with her husband in Carbondale, Pennsylvania. They have four children and ten grandchildren.

Wallace Tripp studied at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. He has illustrated more than fifty children's books. Mr. Tripp and his wife run a greeting card company in Peterborough, New Hampshire. They have three children, two dogs, and two cats.

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