The Pinkaboos, Bitterly and the Giant Problem

The Pinkaboos, Bitterly and the Giant Problem

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ISBN-13: 9781927384237
Publisher: Zeta Comics
Publication date: 05/30/2014
Pages: 84
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.17(d)
Lexile: 730L (what's this?)

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The Pinkaboos, Bitterly and the Giant Problem 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
MomsChoiceAwards More than 1 year ago
A recipient of the Mom's Choice Awards! The Mom's Choice Awards® (MCA) evaluates products and services created for parents and educators and is globally recognized for establishing the benchmark of excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. Using a rigorous evaluation process, entries are scored on a number of elements including production quality, design, educational value, entertainment value, originality, appeal and cost. Around the world, parents, educators, retailers and members of the media trust the MCA Honoring Excellence seal when selecting quality products and services for families and children.
Bex_n_Books More than 1 year ago
Reviewed by Bex Disclosure: This ebook was provided by the author in exchange for an HONEST and not necessarily positive review. Pinkaboos: Butterfly and the Giant Problem is an entertaining read with a fabulous, supportive message. Reading this book to my own six-year-old, was a delight.   We were kept entertained, not only by the humour, but by the wonderful illustrations too. The storyline enabled me to open up really useful discussions with my child, that were effortless and pressure free. And by the end of the read, I felt positive the story had created an important impact on my child. Pinkaboos: Butterfly and the Giant Problem is a book I'll happily re-read with my child and has my 'mum' seal of approval.
isniffbooks More than 1 year ago
Dare I say that if you take a bit of Harry Potter and some Monsters Inc and mix them together you get the Pinkaboos?   Yes, I will say it!  The Pinkaboos are that awesome! Bitterly and the Giant Problem begins in a very thrilling and imaginative way and the rest of the story does not disappoint!   It’s a really fun story, but there’s a serious side too.  It’s easy care about and emphasize with Bitterly — the issues she deals with are the same issues we have all dealt with at one time or another — bullies, facing your fears, and empowering yourself to change your situation.  The story is wonderful and gives the reader much to think about — even after the story ends.  And speaking of the story being over, bring on the Pinkaboos #2! I only had a couple of quibbles:  (1) I felt that “Holy poop!” [page 13] might not have been the best response from Abyssma.   It is suggestive of a curse word, but very obviously, the authors do not go there at all.  But still, I felt another phrase might have been better.  (2)  I found it a bit unsettling that Bitterly, and her fellow classmates, slept in coffins [page 31]. isniffbooks[dot]wordpress[dot]com Disclosure:  I received a complimentary review copy from Zeta Comics.  The opinions are my own.
ReadersFavorite More than 1 year ago
Reviewed by Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite The Pinkaboos, Bitterly and the Giant Problem by Laura Gosselin and Jake Gosselin is a delightful story for children which revolves around two friends, Abyssma and Belladonna, school and bullying. It is a perfect story to discuss with children the fears that bother them while growing up. The story speaks about the challenges that children face during their childhood and growing up years. In the book, the reader gets to see Abyssma and Belladonna overcome their nightmares and their time at Fright School through the whimsical world of Pinkaboos. The Pinkaboos, Bitterly, Belladonna and Abyssma, and the Major Frights, Vex and Miss Viper, will take readers on an entertaining trip while reading this book. The book speaks about a relevant and important topic and is laced with whimsy and magic. It is an attractively presented story that will capture reader attention. The book has some excellent tactics that will help kids overcome their fears. Miss Viper's class scenes are entertaining and the illustrations give life and movement to the story. The story is highly imaginative with delightfully expressed moments to keep kids glued to the pages. True to the title, the color pink dominates the theme and the pictures in the story. I liked the story because it is original and it presents a relevant topic which makes the read very exciting and refreshing. The author's unique portrayal of characters and scenes with a touch of whimsy and a dash of pink makes it a fun read and gives the story the much required punch.