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Title:
Arthur's loose tooth : story and pictures
ISBN:
9780060223533

9780060223540

9780064440936

9780812455267
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication Information:
New York : Harper & Row, ©1985.
Physical Description:
63 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series title(s):
Summary:
Arthur the chimp is a little worried about losing his loose tooth, until his sister and their babysitter show him the real meaning of bravery.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader Grades K-4 2.9 0.5 Quiz 7304 English fiction, vocabulary quiz available, audio quiz available for beginning readers.
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+ PRIMARY - HOBAN (BLUE)
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ER HOBAN, L.
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Summary

Summary

For use in schools and libraries only. Emergent readers will identify with Arthur, the young chimpanzee who is the star of the classic series, as he loses a tooth, finally parts with his beloved Honey Bear, and goes on a campout.


Summary

Arthur, afraid of pulling his loose tooth, and his little sister, Violet, learn something about being brave in the seventh adventure about two favorite chimps.


Author Notes

Lillian Hoban was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on May 18, 1925. She attended the Philadelphia Museum School of Art, studied dance with Martha Graham, and taught modern dance in New York and Connecticut. She also danced professionally in the 1950's.

During her lifetime, she illustrated or wrote more than 100 children's books. Her first publication was a book she illustrated, Herman the Loser, written by her husband Russell Hoban, and published in 1961. She illustrated several of his books including London Men and English Men, Charlie the Tramp, Emmet Otter's Jug Band Christmas, and books about a badger named Frances such as A Baby Sister for Frances.

After the couple divorced in 1975, she began writing and illustrating I-Can- Read-Books including Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur, Silly Tilly's Thanksgiving, and a series about Arthur the Chimpanzee and his little sister Violet. She died from heart failure on July 17, 1998 at the age of 73.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Lillian Hoban was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on May 18, 1925. She attended the Philadelphia Museum School of Art, studied dance with Martha Graham, and taught modern dance in New York and Connecticut. She also danced professionally in the 1950's.

During her lifetime, she illustrated or wrote more than 100 children's books. Her first publication was a book she illustrated, Herman the Loser, written by her husband Russell Hoban, and published in 1961. She illustrated several of his books including London Men and English Men, Charlie the Tramp, Emmet Otter's Jug Band Christmas, and books about a badger named Frances such as A Baby Sister for Frances.

After the couple divorced in 1975, she began writing and illustrating I-Can- Read-Books including Joe and Betsy the Dinosaur, Silly Tilly's Thanksgiving, and a series about Arthur the Chimpanzee and his little sister Violet. She died from heart failure on July 17, 1998 at the age of 73.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Reviews 2

Publisher's Weekly Review

Hoban's famous chimp Arthur once again helps readers face their worst fears; here, he has to pull his very loose tooth. Ages 4-8. (September) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved


Publisher's Weekly Review

Hoban's famous chimp Arthur once again helps readers face their worst fears; here, he has to pull his very loose tooth. Ages 4-8. (September) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved