GO
book details
Chicken Butt!
Chicken Butt!
Authors: By Erica S. Perl, illustrated by Henry Cole
Imprint: Abrams Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0-8109-8325-7
EAN: 9780810983250
Availability: In Stock
Publishing Date: 4/1/2009
Trim Size: 9 x 9
Page Count: 32
Cover: Hardcover
Illustrations: 32 pages with full-color illustrations
Price:
$12.95
ADD TO CART
ADD TO WISHLIST
 



About the book
You know what?
What?
Chicken butt!
 
The classic schoolyard joke has been recast as an irreverent picture book, with call-and-response parts for parent and child. The word repetition in Erica S. Perl’s text, and wonderfully comic illustrations by beloved artist Henry Cole, make this a particularly inviting book for new readers, as does the opportunity to “trick” a parent or other adult into participating in a very silly joke. The humor builds to a surprising and satisfying conclusion. Warning: Kids will want to read this one over and over and over again!
 
“An unhinged piece of slap-happy rhyming…rocket-propelled artwork…the romp is a powerful piece of cacophony, more frenetic by the moment.”—Kirkus Reviews

About the author
Erica S. Perl is a full-time writer and part-time chicken. She is the author of Ninety-three in My Family (Reuben Award, Book Sense Pick, Slate’s Best Books), which School Library Journal called a “comic masterpiece,” and Chicken Bedtime Is Really Early, which received a starred review from Booklist. She lives with her family in Washington, D.C. Visit her at ericaperl.com. Henry Cole grew up on a farm in Virginia with a coop full of mischievous chickens. He now lives in Florida with two peacocks. You can find him online at www.henrycole.net.

Tools:  Print  ·  Email  ·  Bookmarks: Share/Save/Bookmark 
Chicken Butt! Trailer
Erica Perl's Website

Find out more about author Erica Perl at her official website: www.ericaperl.com 

you may also like...
Like My Mother Always Said...
Erin McHugh
During an afternoon of coffee and conversation, a friend of Erin McHugh’s pointed out that she...
>> book details
Hello Kitty Super-Sweet Stencils
Sanrio
Budding artists will enjoy this first stencil book about Hello Kitty and her friends. Stencils of...
>> book details
Guys Can Be Cat Ladies Too
Michael Showalter
Michael Showalter’s Guys Can Be Cat Ladies Too is the hilarious all-access guide to help a man...
>> book details
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney
Greg Heffley's on a losing streak. His best friend, Rowley Jefferson, has ditched him, and finding...
>> book details