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Books with author Peter Brown

  • Chowder

    Peter Brown

    Hardcover (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Sept. 6, 2006)
    Chowder is a hilarious and heartwarming story that introduces an endearing new character: a weird but completely loveable bulldog who learns to make friends by being true to his quirks.
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  • When the Wind Blew

    Petra Brown

    eBook (Sleeping Bear Press, Sept. 15, 2017)
    While Big Bear and Little Bear are snuggled up for the night, a wild storm rages. The bears wake up to find that the wind has knocked down all of the trees in their forest, they'll have to move. Little Bear is distraught. He loves their home! But Big Bear helps him understand that home isn't where you are, but who you're with. Author and illustrator Petra Brown's sweet, superbly rendered characters and tender story are perfect for helping little ones deal with a move or change.
  • The Wild Robot Escapes

    Peter Brown

    Library Binding (Thorndike Press Large Print, Jan. 10, 2019)
    After being captured by the Recons and returned to civilization for reprogramming, Roz is sent to Hilltop Farm where she befriends her owner's family and animals, but pines for her son, Brightbill.
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  • Flight of the Dodo

    Peter Brown

    Hardcover (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Oct. 5, 2005)
    When Penguin gets pooped on by a flying goose, he doesn't just get angry--he decides to do something about it. Penguin and his flightless friends set out to build a flying machine that will give them the bird's eye view they've never had in this picture book. Illustrations.
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  • Children Make Terrible Pets

    Peter Brown

    Hardcover (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Sept. 7, 2010)
    Check out this rollicking, humorous, and heartwarming twist on the classic "first pet" story about a young bear and her favorite pet boy!When Lucy, a young bear, discovers a boy in the woods, she's absolutely delighted. She brings him home and begs her mom to let her keep him, even though her mom warns, "Children make terrible pets." But mom relents, and Lucy gets to name her new pet Squeaker. Through a series of hilarious and surprising scenes, readers can join Lucy and Squeaker on their day of fun and decide for themselves whether or not children really do make terrible pets.
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  • Chowder

    Peter Brown

    Hardcover (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Jan. 1, 1837)
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  • The Wild Robot

    Peter Brown

    Library Binding (Thorndike Press Large Print, Jan. 10, 2019)
    Roz the robot discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island with no memory of where she is from or why she is there, and her only hope of survival is to try to learn about her new environment from the island's hostile inhabitants.
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  • The Curious Garden

    Peter Brown

    Hardcover (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, April 1, 2009)
    One boy's quest for a greener world... one garden at a time.While out exploring one day, a little boy named Liam discovers a struggling garden and decides to take care of it. As time passes, the garden spreads throughout the dark, gray city, transforming it into a lush, green world. This is an enchanting tale with environmental themes and breathtaking illustrations that become more vibrant as the garden blooms. Red-headed Liam can also be spotted on every page, adding a clever seek-and-find element to this captivating picture book.
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  • Coqui and The Red Convertible

    Peter Brown

    language (, May 29, 2014)
    What would happen if a frog were to find a classic car in a swamp? Where would he go? How would he do it? Who would he take with him? When might he do it? This is a tale of a frog and his friends as they venture out into the swamp where they live. Coqui is a frog with lots of energy and his need to include his friends.He is not your typical swamp frog. He thinks fast and reacts even faster.Enjoy reading this story as much as Coqui enjoyed going on his adventure. Written and Illustrated by Peter L Brown
  • Flight of the Dodo

    Peter Brown

    Paperback (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Sept. 7, 2010)
    When Penguin gets pooped on by a goose flying by, he becomes more determined than ever to learn to fly. So, with the help of his other flightless friends (aka the Waddlers), the foursome builds a flying machine that takes them on an adventure like none they've ever known. With a cast of quirky, can-do characters that young readers are sure to love, Flight of the Dodo is a comic adventure story about the desire to fly, the persistence to dream big, and poop!
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  • The Fabulous Bouncing Chowder

    Peter Brown

    Hardcover (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Sept. 1, 2007)
    When Chowder goes off to the Fabu Pooch Boot Camp, as usual he just doesn't fit in. Chowder tries his best, but his attempts to make himself more fabulous all fall flat. When the First Annual Fabu Pooch Pageant is announced, Chowder anxiously tries to think of a way to stand out. After all, the prize is a one-year supply of Snarf Snacks! Some pups practice their pearly grins, other hounds get massages to relax. One pooch even gets permed! But Chowder finds his calling when he discovers a trampoline. He leaps, he flips, he bounces, and he wows the crowd!
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  • Itsy Bitsy Spider

    Petra Brown

    Board book (Sleeping Bear Press, Aug. 1, 2015)
    From the artist of the best-selling Grandma Loves You picture book comes the classic nursery rhyme in board book form. Toddlers will enjoy following along as Grandma lends a helping hand when the spider needs it most. Includes count-the-insects activity page.
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