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Who Put the B in the Ballyhoo?

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 7 Ratings and 7 Reviews

Book Description
Before the days of TV, DVDs, and video games, there was the circus. When it came to town, businesses and schools would shut down. Folks would gather round, for there, right in front of their eyes, was drama, action, and intrigue. There was the grace ofthe bareback rider, the daring of the acrobat, the strangeness of the snake lady, and the delight of the dancing pigs.

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Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages30
Publication Date04/09/2007
The Creators
About Carlyn Beccia (Author) : I am a children's book author, illustrator and in my past life I am sure I ran away and joined the circus. My first book was released this year -Who Put the B in the Ballyhoo? The book illustrates 26 ... more
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Reader Comments
9/22/2008 Sheri Bell-Rehwoldt said: This picture book has it all: glorious illustrations and facts galore about the circus. A clever -- and satisfying -- way to teach kids the letters of the alphabet
tags: Inspired me, Carlyn Beccia, trivia, circus

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4/12/2007 Carlyn Beccia said: STEP RIGHT UP!...into the golden age of the circus. See the grace of the bareback rider, the daring of the acrobat, the strangeness of the bearded lady, and the delight of the dancing pigs!

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