Platypus and the Birthday Party (Hardcover)

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Platypus wants to give Bruce, his favorite stuffed animal, the best birthday party ever. He's got everything they need: silly hats, colorful decorations, and festive games.
But when his friend Echidna comes over to help out, Platypus discovers he has a lot to learn about birthday parties--except, of course, how to have fun!

About the Author

CHRIS RIDDELL is a renowned political cartoonist who has illustrated many books for children, including "Pirate Diary: The Journal of Jake Carpenter" by Richard Platt, which won Great Britain's prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal. He lives in Brighton, England.

Praise For…

Praise for the Platypus books:
"Riddell's clean and clear ink-and-watercolor pictures perfectly depict the madcap adventures of this lovable hero."--School Library Journal

"Keep on smiling."--Kirkus Reviews

"This duckbill will seem like an old friend to most young listeners."--School Library Journal

Product Details
ISBN: 9780152047535
Publisher: Harcourt Children's Books
Publication Date: September 1st, 2003
Pages: 32