Bob, Not Bob!

Bob, Not Bob!

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"When a young boy gets a cold, he just wants his mommy. But his stuffy nose makes it difficult for him to call out to his mom--not 'Bob,' who happens to be the family dog"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Los Angeles : Disney-Hyperion, 2017.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781484723029
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm


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Chicago Public Library recommends this title as one of the best books published in 2017.

When little Louie catches a cold all he wants is “Mom!” but through a stuffed-up nose, "Mom" can sound an awful lot like “Bob!” As it happens, Bob is also the name of Louie’s dog. Confusion (and hilarity) ensue. (Picture Book)

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ArapahoeBetsy Dec 04, 2017

How could anyone not like a book that comes with the instruction, "To be read as though you have the worst cold ever"? This one is fun and funny at the same time. The diverse characters are a welcome bonus.

coloradobuck Oct 31, 2017

sometimes when you are sick, you just want your .... They are all confused in this story. Does he need his dog or his mom? Things are so much more difficult when you are sick aren't they? Cute story for Early elementary aged kids.

ArapahoeStaff2 Mar 01, 2017

If you like your picture books weird and silly like I do, you will love this very goofy story! It had me giggling the whole time. Would be a great read aloud for elementary school.


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