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  • Veronica
    Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, Hardcover, 2016
  • Veronica
    Knopf Books for Young Readers, Kindle Edition, 2012
  • Veronica
    Knopf Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 2006
  • Veronica
    Knopf Books for Young Readers, Library Binding, 2006
  • Veronica,
    American Printing House for the Blind, Unknown Binding, 1978
  • Veronica
    Bodley Head Children's Books, Hardcover, 1975
  • Veronica
    Knopf Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 1973
  • Veronica
    Bodley Head, Hardcover, 1962
  • Veronica
    WEEKLY READER CHILDREN'S, Hardcover, 1962
  • Veronica: Weekly Readers Children Book Club
    Alfred A. Knopf, Hardcover, 1962
  • Veronica
    Alfred A. Knopf, Hardcover, 1962
  • Veronica
    Knopf Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 1961
  • Veronica
    Knopf, Library Binding, 1961
  • Veronica
    American Book - Stratford Press, Hardcover, 1961
  • Veronica,
    Knopf, Paperback, 1961
  • Veronica
    Alfred a Knopf Inc, Hardcover, 1961

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Average rating
4.2 out of 5
Based on 5 Ratings and 5 Reviews

Book Description
Veronica, a hippopotamus who wants to stand out from the herd and be famous, travels to the big city where she indeed does stand out. Causing traffic jams, blocking sidewalks, and devouring a pushcart vendor's vegetables in one big gulp, Veronia is arrested and jailed. How she discovers that there is no place like home is told with warm humor and sublimely mirthful illustrations that are great fun... More
Book Information
PublisherAlfred A. Knopf
BindingHardcover (16 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date12/12/1961
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About Roger Duvoisin (Author) : Roger Duvoisin is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Roger Duvoisin include Our Veronica goes to Petunia's farm, Petunia, beware!, Veronica on ... more
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