Arlo Needs Glasses

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By Barney Saltzberg
Publisher Workman Publishing Company
Arlo Needs Glasses
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Every child who wears glasses will know just how Arlo feels, and will feel better because of it. And every parent will want that child to know that glasses are cool and fun and enable us to do the things we want to do. Take Arlo: Hes a shaggy, freespirited dog who loves to play catch, until one day he cant. He cant see the ball anymore. He needs glasses! In this inventive, interactive (and now revised) picture book created by Barney Saltzberg, the bespectacled author of Beautiful Oops!, who charms young readers and their parents with a perfect light touch and joyful spirit, kids get to do just what Arlo does to solve his problem. They read an eye chart, look through a lifttheflap phoropter (that big machine optometrists use), and try on different pairs of glassesmovie star glasses! superhero glasses! mad scientist glasses! And they interact with Arlo as he rediscovers how to be the best ballcatcher in the neighborhood and picks up a new favorite pastime along the wayreading! One out of five schoolage children needs glasses. Arlo will show them just how lucky they are.

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528 words528 words
24 pages24 pages
Published 2012Published 2012
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