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Squawking Matilda

Average rating
4.3 out of 5
Based on 11 Ratings and 6 Reviews

Book Description
Matilda is a chicken with attitude: proud, dignified, and scrappy. Aunt Susan sends her to Mae, who loves to take on special projects. But nothing is quick or easy with Matilda. Mae never had to work so hard before! Soon new projects grab her attention, and Matilda is neglected. When Aunt Susan plans a visit, Mae has to find out what it takes to care for a special chicken like Matilda.

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Book Information
PublisherMarshall Cavendish Benchmark
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages36
Publication Date04/01/2009
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About Lisa Horstman (Author, Illustrator) : Lisa Horstman is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Lisa Horstman include Squawking Matilda, Gracie Goat's Big Bike Race (illustrator), One Baby Mountain G... more
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4/30/2015 Dr. Ellen Rudolph said:
This author's illustrations are extremely creative, unlike any I have seen before. Her characters start as stainless steel armaments and, through a complex process, end up being whimsical and heartwarming whether the character is animal or human. As a graphic artist myself, I know what a painsta... more

tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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