Sophie's Terrible Twos

Sophie’s Terrible Twos

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Format
Hardcover
Price
$16.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 9780670785124
  • 32  Pages
  • Viking Children’s Books
  • 3 – 5

Overview

Oh no! Sophie got up on the wrong side of the crib! 
 
Nothing is right:  birthday dress, birthday pancakes, or fairy wings.
 
Then Granny and Sophie pay a visit to Zeke’s Palace of Costumes .
 
Suddenly Sophie gets a chance to become a truly terrible two.
 
Rosemary Wells captures a Terrible Two morning that will make both youngsters and oldsters laugh out loud.

Praise

Praise for Sophie’s Terrible Twos:

“Wells continues to demonstrate an almost telepathic gift for distilling everyday frustrations and triumphs to their essence.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review

“Wells’s beloved illustrations and her characteristic wit are pitch-perfect” —School Library Journal

Praise for Time-Out for Sophie:

“[A] soon-to-be favorite . . . Readers will clamor for more of the irrepressible Sophie, while parents will secretly smile—sheer delight.”—Kirkus Reviews, starred review

“Wells’s signature artwork is vivid and pleasingly simple, and the characters are endearing.” —School Library Journal, starred review

“As wise (and concise) as ever, Wells lets readers have guilt-free fun savoring Sophie’s naughtiness, but delivers the story’s aha moment with an equally deft hand.” —Publishers Weekly

“As always, Wells portrays her character’s developmentally appropriate behavior with genuine respect and affection.” —The Horn Book

“Wells captures a rite of passage—the terrible twos—both for the little one and for her exasperated parents.” —Booklist
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