Would They Love a Lion?

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Feeling neglected because of the family's new baby, Anna transforms herself into different animals hoping to be noticed. A warm and observant story of a child who uses her imagination to express and explore her unique personality. Full-color illustrations.

Feeling neglected because of the family's new baby, Anna transforms herself into different animals hoping to be noticed.

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Overview

Feeling neglected because of the family's new baby, Anna transforms herself into different animals hoping to be noticed. A warm and observant story of a child who uses her imagination to express and explore her unique personality. Full-color illustrations.

Feeling neglected because of the family's new baby, Anna transforms herself into different animals hoping to be noticed.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Anna attempts to divert attention from the new baby when she uses her plaid bathrobe to pretend she is a series of animals. PW called it "plenty of child-centered fun." Ages 2-5. (Sept.)
Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Denton Granny Is a Darling; Realms of Gold brings an abundance of charm to a familiar scenario, a child pretending to be each in a series of animals. After dreaming of being a bird, Anna decides, ``I could be a bird.... I could be.'' So she ``flaps her wings,'' conveyed in the illustration as the girl leaping before the mirror, arms propelling a vast, wing-shaped expanse of bathrobe. She then assumes, in turn, the guises of a bear, elephant, dinosaur and rabbit-effects also achieved by Denton's clever draping of Anna's bathrobe. Throughout, Anna's mother and an older sibling are seen tending an infant; in her final disguise, as a lion, the girl approaches them and lets out a huge roar, which captures everyone's attention. It is up to the reader to draw the connection between Anna's game and the presence of a newborn, but those who miss the point are left with a fully satisfying story nonetheless. And Denton's whimsical pictures-handsomely reproduced on heavy, textured paper-afford plenty of child-centered fun. Ages 2-5. Apr.
Stephanie Zvirin
Denton's slight but charming picture book will remind children a bit of Rosemary Wells' stories about lovable, impish Max. Anna's desire to be noticed, to be something special--a rabbit, a bear, a dinosaur, a growly lion--is typically childlike, as are her imaginative, comedic endeavors to use her beloved bathrobe to effect the change. Her goofy antics are delightfully portrayed in the freewheeling, colorful pictures, which capture Anna's undisguised elation at disturbing the status quo.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781856975469
  • Publisher: Kingfisher
  • Publication date: 4/1/1995
  • Edition description: 1st American ed
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 32
  • Age range: 1 - 5 Years
  • Product dimensions: 9.98 (w) x 11.14 (h) x 0.45 (d)

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