Barbara Bottner

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Where's My Turtle? Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524718053
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 28th, 2020

Help Archer find his missing turtle hiding in the pages of this picture book!

How Many Times Have I Told You to Pick Up This Room?

Amy Is Famous Cover Image
By Barbara Bottner, Yuyi Chen (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250134905
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Published: Imprint - February 19th, 2019

There’s nothing Amy likes more than being famous. It’s so fun to sign autographs for her bear, pose for photos with her parents, and she loves getting gold stars in class.

But when a new girl comes to school, suddenly she’s the superstar, and Amy is just super jealous.

Bootsie Barker Bites Cover Image
By Barbara Bottner, Peggy Rathmann (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780698114272
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Published: Puffin Books - May 19th, 1997

Seeing bully Bootsie Barker get her comuppance is guaranteed to make young readers smile.

It's the worst when Bootsie Barker comes to my house. Bootsie's the one who pulls my hair and tears my books. She hates Charlene, my pet salamander. She says that I'm a turtle and she's a turtle-eating dinosaur.

Uh-oh, I think I hear a car pulling up. That's her now! Eeek!

Wallace's Lists Cover Image
ISBN: 9780060002244
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - June 1st, 2004

Wallace, a mouse, could do almost anything. Anything that is, as long as he had a list.

  1. Wallace is a shy mouse.
  2. He writes lists.

Priscilla Gorilla Cover Image
By Barbara Bottner, Michael Emberley (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781481458979
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - March 7th, 2017

When a whole class goes gorilla, they learn the importance of balancing passion and creativity with cooperation in this charmer of a picture book from the New York Times bestselling duo, Barbara Bottner and Michael Emberley.

The day Priscilla gets a book about gorillas, she instantly becomes obsessed. She dances like them, eats like them, and wears her gorilla costume 24–7!

Miss Brooks Loves Books (And I Don't) Cover Image
By Barbara Bottner, Michael Emberley (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781984852106
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Published: Dragonfly Books - December 11th, 2018

With the help of Miss Brooks, Missy’s classmates all find books they love in the library—books about fairies and dogs and trains and cowboys. But Missy dismisses them all—“Too flowery, too furry, too clickety, too yippity.”

What a Cold Needs Cover Image
By Barbara Bottner, Chris Sheban (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780823441723
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Published: Neal Porter Books - February 12th, 2019

A girl learns that a cold needs a LOT of things, as she waits for a bad case of the sniffles to run its course.

What does a cold need? It needs a comfy bed by a window, warm socks, Grandma's chicken soup, and plenty of Dad's silly jokes. Sometimes, a cold just needs a little time.

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