Izzy & Oscar

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By Allison Estes, Dan Stark
Publisher Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Izzy & Oscar
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Have you ever taught an octopus to roll over? Its harder than it looks. Discover why octopuses make the best pets in this charming picture book about friendship and embracing individuality!Izzy has always wanted a pet. So when an adventurous octopus squiggles into town, Izzy decides to keep him. After all, a real pirate captain has to have a mascot. Oscar is not very good at going for walks or playing fetch. (Although he is amazing at hide and seek). And hes definitely not like other pets... But he is just right for Izzy.Readers will be tickled by Izzys attempts to teach Oscar to behave like a dog, a parrot, a ponyand gratified by Izzys realization that in the end we love others for who they are...eight arms and all!

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586 words586 words
40 pages40 pages
Lexile AD570LLexile AD570L
Grade P to 3Grade P to 3
Age 4-8Age 4-8
Published 2015Published 2015

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