Have I Got A Book for You!

Have I Got A Book for You!

Book - 2009
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The bestselling author-illustrator and creator of publishing sensation Scaredy Squirrel presents a character you just can't say ?no? to: salesman Mr. Al Foxword.

Al can sell anything. You can't help but be impressed by his lineup of satisfied customers: he's sold an icebox to a penguin, an umbrella to a fish and a dirt vacuum to a mole.

Al knows you're looking for a great book, and this is your lucky day. Say goodbye to books that leave you bored and uninspired. Research shows that 100 percent of Al's customers notice a dramatic increase in happiness after buying his book. Not totally convinced yet? Just when you think you're ready to close the book on this relentless salesman, he comes up with a clever tactic that you simply can't refuse.



The retro design and the sheer absurdity of Foxword's powers of persuasion make for an off-the-wall picture book with major crossover appeal that pokes fun at our hard-sell society.
Publisher: Toronto, ON : Kids Can Press, 2009
ISBN: 9781554532896
Branch Call Number: PIC Wat
Characteristics: np : illus

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lms Jan 02, 2011

OLa Forest of Reading 2011 Blue Spruce Award selection. This character tries everything to make a book sale. Suitable for up to Grade 2

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Ubalstecha
Apr 13, 2010

Brilliant picture book on advertising techniques. A must for the English teacher in your life.

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