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Five Minutes' Peace - by Jill Murphy (Board Book)

About this item


Number of Pages: 24

Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Sub-Genre: Humorous Stories

Format: Board Book

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers

Age Range: Baby - 3 Years

Author: Jill Murphy

Language: English

Street Date: March 15, 2012
TCIN: 77031691
UPC: 9780399257070
Item Number (DPCI): 247-30-2009
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


About the Book

All Mrs. Large wants is five minutes' peace from her energetic children, but chaos follows her all the way from the kitchen to the bath and back again. Full color.

Book Synopsis

Laugh out loud with a story that all toddlers--and their moms!--will know and love!

All Mrs. Large wants is five minutes' peace from her energetic children, so she heads to the bathtub for some well-deserved quiet time. But the kids want Mom to join in their fun, so they follow her wherever she goes!

With a relatable dilemma and hilarious art, Five Minutes' Peace is a favorite among moms, and this new format will make it the perfect baby gift.

Review Quotes

This title is pure joy, one that parents, not just children, will want to keep on hand; Murphy's frazzled mom will find a soft spot in every reader. -Publishers Weekly

A hearty chuckle can be experienced during shared reading time between a mother and her children--perhaps eliciting a bit of understanding. -School Library Journal

A very funny book. . . An affectionate, beguiling story. -Booklist

It happens to be an elephant family having breakfast. It could be yours. . . . Painfullly funny. -The New York Times Book Review

About the Author

Jill Murphy lives in Cornwall, England.
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Estimated ship dimensions: 1 inches length x 6.5 inches width x 5.4 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.45 pounds
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