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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?
Archer's pet turtle is missing! Mom is sure he's somewhere in Archer's messy bedroom...or the back yard... or somewhere in the house. Archer looks everywhere inside and out but can't find his turtle until he learns to think like one! However, sharp-eyed young readers will easily find the missing pet hiding thoughout the messy pages of this book.
Here is an imaginative and interactive story with the added bonus of showing why it's a good idea to pick up your toys.
About the Author
Barbara Bottner is the New York Times bestselling author of over forty books including Miss Brooks' Story Nook, Wallace's Lists, Feet Go to Sleep, and Bootsie Barker Bites. She is also a screenwriter and writing coach who began her career as an artist and actor. She lives in Los Angeles, California.
BROOKE BOYNTON HUGHES grew up in Loveland, Colorado, where she spent her childhood days drawing mermaids and tree houses, serving as moviemaking assistant to her big brother, Christopher, and baking cookies and playing cards with her grandma Gummy. These days Brooke works as a children's book illustrator and lives with her husband, Bill, and their twin daughters.You can see more of Brooke's work at BrookeBoyntonHughes.com.
“A book that will find its way into readers' hearts.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Charming pen-and-ink illustrations offer recognizable details that young readers will love, from Kevin’s clean, inviting environment to Archer’s cluttered bedroom." – School Library Journal