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The Backward Day

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3 out of 5
Based on 89 Ratings and 19 Reviews

Book Description
Imagine your whole day lived backward, from beginning to end. When you got up, you'd put on your jacket, then your shirt and pants, and over those your underwear, because after all, backward is backward, and on a backward day backward is the way everything has to be. You'd walk downstairs backward and sit on your chair backward with your back to the table, and when your parents greeted you in the ... More
Book Information
PublisherNYR Children's Collection
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages40
ISBN-10159017237X
ISBN-13978-1590172377
Publication Date08/07/2007
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About Ruth Krauss (Author) : Ruth Krauss is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Ruth Krauss include Carrot Seed, You're Just What I Need, The Backward Day, and Goodnight Goo... more
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About Marc Simont (Illustrator) : Marc Simont is a published author, illustrator, photographer, and a translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Marc Simont include Nate the Great and the Halloween Hunt, Nate the... more
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