The Happy Hippopotami

The Happy Hippopotami

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by Bill Martin Jr., Betsy Everitt
     
 

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Climb aboard the picnic buses for a happy hippoholiday! This lively rhyming story of a seaside romp where hippopotamamas, papas, sons, and daughters are soaking up the sun, strolling along the boardwalk, and dancing around the maypole makes a perfect read-aloud. “Seeming to spill off the pages with their jollity, Everitt’s spirited illustrations are

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Climb aboard the picnic buses for a happy hippoholiday! This lively rhyming story of a seaside romp where hippopotamamas, papas, sons, and daughters are soaking up the sun, strolling along the boardwalk, and dancing around the maypole makes a perfect read-aloud. “Seeming to spill off the pages with their jollity, Everitt’s spirited illustrations are sure to endear these playful creatures to kids--who will have as much fun as the hippos do.”--Publishers Weekly

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780152333829
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
02/28/1992
Series:
Big Books Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
40
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 8.37(h) x (d)
Lexile:
260L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 7 Years

Meet the Author


BILL MARTIN JR is known worldwide for his classic picture books, including Chicka Chicka Boom Boom and Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? He lives in Texas. 

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The Happy Hippopotami 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
The happy hippopotami/On the sunny beach do lie/And fill the pockets of the britches/With gooey jelly sandy-wiches! This is what I would call a lesser-known classic book, fun to read for both adults and kids, with silly rhymes and engaging and bright illustrations.