Cavekid Birthday

Cavekid Birthday


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Gift giving during the Stone Age gets tricky when Caveboy and Cavegirl share the same birthday. Still, the celebration is not without humor and a twist ending in this prehistoric retelling of "The Gift of Magi."

Caveboy has quite the rock collection. Cavegirl adores her tool collection. As their big day approaches, Cavegirl trades her beloved tool collection for a special gift for Caveboy. Meanwhile Caveboy trades his treasured rock collection for a special gift for Cavegirl. When it's time to exchange presents, these two cavekids are in for one mammoth surprise.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781580898768
Publisher: Charlesbridge
Publication date: 03/05/2019
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 9.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Cathy Breisacher is the author of Petunia Pepper's Picture Day, a winner of the Eastern PA SCBWI Writers Conference book award. Cathy is a school guidance counselor.

Roland Garrigue is the illustrator of the How to Banish Fears series and many award-winning picture books published in his native country, France.

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Caveboy and Cavegirl were born on the same day, in side-by-side caves.

In no time at all, they became the best of friends. Every year they celebrated their birthday together. And every day they played hide-and-seek . . . searched for shapes in clouds . . .and raced their pets

Eventually Caveboy discovered that he loved . . . rocks! Shiny rocks. Rough rocks. Stacking rocks and building rocks. He showed his rocks to Cavegirl and taught her to play stone toss.

Cavegirl discovered that she loved something, too . . . tools! Pointy tools. Wide tools. Planting tools and painting tools. She showed her tools to Caveboy and taught him to create masterpieces on cave walls.

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