The Brownstone

The Brownstone


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Living in harmony with your neighbor isn't always easy, but it's doubly difficult if you're a bear living in a New York City brownstone, getting ready to hibernate, and the kangaroos' tap dancing upstairs and Miss Cat's piano playing reverberate through the walls and floors. But Miss Cat has her own complaint: the cooking smells from the pigs downstairs. Happily, the wise owl landlord rearranges everybody so they can live in peace. This warm and funny story, slightly revised from the 1972 original, shows the young reader that you can learn to respect and live with others who are different from you.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781616894283
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date: 01/05/2016
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 811,370
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 3 - 8 Years

About the Author

Paula Scher is a managing partner for Pentagram, and the author of Make It Bigger, and Paula Scher Maps. This is her first children's book.

Stan Mack has authored several children's books, and pioneered a documentary style of cartooning with his notorious New York comic strip "Stan Mack's Real Life Funnies," which ran in The Village Voice.

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