And the Dish Ran Away With the Spoon

And the Dish Ran Away With the Spoon

Book - 2001
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When Dish and Spoon run away, their nursery rhyme friends Cat, Cow, and Dog set out to rescue them in time for the next evening's reading of their rhyme.
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, c2001
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780152022983
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 x 30 cm
Additional Contributors: Crummel, Susan Stevens
Alternative Title: Dish ran away with the spoon


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Jan 18, 2013

A delightful picture book that uses a popular nursery rhyme to craft this enchanting story. Dish and Spoon ran away but this time they didn't come back! The Cat, the Cow and the Dog set off to find their friends, and on the way they meet characters from other nursery rhymes who help them in their quest. This book is full of clever puns and lots of fun!

Dec 17, 2009

My 6 year old son and I each really enjoyed this book but for entirely different reasons. The rhyming was fun to read aloud for me, but there is a large map in the middle of the story that had my son quite intrigued. For him, it was the beginning of understanding the relationship between map distance and distance on the ground. Quite unexpected!


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Green_Turtle_239 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 10


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