Three Bully Goats by Leslie Kimmelman

Three Bully Goats

Leslie Kimmelman


Three Bully Goats by Leslie Kimmelman

Gruff, Ruff, and Tuff bully their way across a bridge and into a meadowteasing a kind ogre and butting small animals along the way. Frustrated because he can't disarm the bullies by being friendly and polite, the ogre hatches a plan to teach the ';bully' goats a lesson. This twist on ';The Three Billy Goats Gruff' is a great read-aloud (and discussion starter) that will have kids laughing in the aisles.';That's right, it's bully goatsa smart and timely idea for breathing new life into a classic . . . Most of the fun comes from seeing a fairy tale's tables turnedand turned again.'Publishers Weekly';A good springboard for both bullying conversations and problem-solving sessions.'Kirkus Reviews';Neon-bright colors accent the smug goats, while Little Ogre looks like a troll doll with a hot-pink, spiky Mohawk and iridescent green body. With bullying a hot issue these days, teachers can pair this with any number of other versions to get the message across.'Booklist';Children will enjoy reading and looking at the pictures of this delightful new version; it would be an excellent independent reading book for a school's anti-bullying program. . . . Because there is not much literature about bullying for this age group,The Three Bully Goatswould make an excellent selection for the library collection.'Library Media Connection, starred reviewLeslie Kimmelman is the author of many picture books, includingThe Three Bully GoatsandRound the Turkey. She lives with her family in Ardsley, New York.Will Terry has illustrated more than twenty picture books includingThe Three Little GatorsandLittle Rooster's Diamond Button. He teaches illustration part-time at Utah Valley State College, creates ebook apps, and lives in Cedar Hills, Utah, with his wife and three sons. His website is

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Albert Whitman & Company Albert Whitman & Company

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25th February 2014




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