Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears

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Format
Paperback
Price
$7.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140549058
  • 32 Pages
  • Puffin Books
  • 5-8 years

Overview

“In this Caldecott Medal winner, Mosquito tells a story that causes a jungle disaster. “Elegance has become the Dillons’ hallmark. . . . Matching the art is Aardema’s uniquely onomatopoeic text . . . An impressive showpiece.”
-Booklist, starred review.

Winner of Caldecott Medal in 1976 and the Brooklyn Art Books for Children Award in 1977.
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears

Written by: Verna Aardema, Illustrated by: Leo Dillon, Illustrated by: Diane Dillon

Awards

Caldecott Medal Winner – winner

Praise

“In this Caldecott Medal winner, Mosquito tells a story that causes a jungle disaster. “Elegance has become the Dillons’ hallmark. . . . Matching the art is Aardema’s uniquely onomatopoeic text . . . An impressive showpiece.”
-Booklist, starred review.
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