Hippopposites (A Grammar Zoo Book)

Hippopposites (A Grammar Zoo Book)

  • ISBN: 9781419701511
  • Publication Date: May 1, 2012


Board Book
Price: $15.95

Behold: an opposites book like no other. Simple pairings of words, both expected (small/large) and unexpected (clear/blurry), are humorously illustrated with a graphic and lovable red hippopotamus. Bold colors and surprising die-cuts and textures spice up this elegantly engaging board book.

Praise for Hippopposites

"Nicely done and a perfect gift, your favorite little one will love this book."

KIWI Magazine

"This is a marvelous introduction to linguistic nuance for the very young."

The Wall Street Journal

"A distinctive offering stands out in the crowded field of concept contenders."

Kirkus Reviews


"French illustrator Coat blends a quirky sensibility with a slick visual aesthetic...it's an excellent (and fun) vehicle through which to demonstrate the concept."

Publishers Weekly, starred review


2013 ALA/ALSC Notable Book