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Title:
Aaron is cool
ISBN:
9780553512373

9780553512380
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
General Note:
"This work is adapted from Everything Happens to Aaron in the Winter by P.D. Eastman, copyright ©1967 by Random House LLC."
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Summary:
Aaron the alligator gets stuck in a snowball, falls through the ice, and sleeps through the New Year celebration.
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Aaron the Alligator chills out in this Step 1 Step into Reading early reader by P. D. Eastman ( Go, Dog. Go! and Are You My Mother? ). Accident-prone Aaron is no match for runaway snowballs and thin ice in this silly, wintry book. Young readers will giggle along as they tackle the simple words and sentences all on their own. Aaron the Alligator also stars in The Cat in the Hat Beginner Book Dictionary and a long out-of-print series called Everything Happens to Aaron , the basis for this book. Look for more of Aaron's Step into Reading escapades- Aaron Is a Good Sport , Aaron Has a Lazy Day , and Aaron Loves Apples and Pumpkins .

Step 1 Readers feature big type and easy words for children who know the alphabet and are eager to begin reading. Rhyme and rhythmic text paired with picture clues help children decode the story.


Author Notes

Philip Dey "Phil" Eastman was born on November 25, 1909 in Amherst, Massachusetts. After preparing at Phillips Academy and Williston Academy, he graduated from Amherst College in 1933 and later from the National Academy of Design. From 1936 to 1941, Eastman worked at the story department of Walt Disney Productions. From 1941 to 1943 he worked at the story department of Warner Bros. Cartoons. From 1945 to 1952 he worked in the story department of United Productions of America. He contributed to the "Private Snafu" World War II training films, wrote for the animation Mr. Magoo, and the Gerald McBoing-Boing series for UPA. He bacame a protégé of Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss). He wrote many books for children such as Go, Dog. Go!, Big Dog....Little Dog and Red Stop! Green Go! His title Are You My Mother? made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012. Philip Eastman died on January 7, 1986 at the age of 76.

(Bowker Author Biography)