Mr. King's Machine by Genevieve Cote
  

Mr. King's Machine

Written by Genevieve Cote
Illustrated by Genevieve Cote

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Synopsis

Mr. King's Machine by Genevieve Cote

When Mr. King the cat discovers that one of the pretty flowers near his home has been chewed by a caterpillar, he is NOT happy. He decides to build himself a Caterpillar-Catcher to track down the culprit who did it. But as he speeds up and down the hillsides, Mr. King doesn't notice that the Caterpillar-Catcher is spewing nasty smoke into the air and knocking down the other pretty flowers in his path. Now it's his animal friends who are NOT happy. They explain to Mr. King that his machine is making things worse, not better. Will Mr. King be able to turn things around?

Reviews

A nice lesson about the importance of considering consequences.--Booklist

About the Author

Genevieve Cote is a Montreal artist whose illustrations have graced the pages of publications such as the New York Times and the Boston Globe. Her books have received three nominations for the Governor General's Award for Illustration, one of which went on to win, and she has also won the Elisabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Award.Genevieve Cote is a Montreal artist whose illustrations have graced the pages of publications such as the New York Times and the Boston Globe. Her books have received three nominations for the Governor General's Award for Illustration, one of which went on to win, and she has also won the Elisabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Award.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Genevieve Cote
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Publisher

Kids Can Press

Publication date

5th April 2016

ISBN

9781771380218


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