Buddy and Earl and the Great Big Baby

Buddy and Earl and the Great Big Baby

Book - 2016
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
Mom's friend Mrs. Cunningham is coming for a visit, and she's bringing her baby! While Buddy tries to explain the ins and outs of babydom to Earl, neither of them is prepared for the chaos the small and adorable creature brings with it.

When the baby manages to escape from its cage -- which Buddy gently suggests is really just a playpen -- it's up to our favorite odd couple to save the day.

This third title in the critically acclaimed Buddy and Earl series follows a dog who likes to play by the rules and a hedgehog who knows no limits on another fun adventure in deductive reasoning and imaginative play.
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2016.
ISBN: 9781554987160
Branch Call Number: JP Fergu
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Sookocheff, Carey 1972-

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

DBRL_KatieL Mar 15, 2017

Another cute story about Buddy and Earl, and their viewpoint on the world around the. In this book a baby (really a toddler) comes to visit the house, and the two friends must first learn what a baby truly is, as their experience the chaos a toddler loose in the house can cause. However, no one is hurt and in the end friendships are still intact.

I feel this story would be more understood by older children, and adults. There is more text per page than I remember from the other stories, and the situations would be better appreciated by someone who has had the experience of chasing a toddler around. For example when the baby is 'washing' the shoes in the toilet, a young child will not understand why it is humerus that book and other items become as clean as the shoes.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at VPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top