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 Peep and Egg : I'm not taking a bath (Peep and Egg)
 Author: Gehl, Laura

 Publisher:  Farrar Straus Giroux (2017)

 Classification: Easy
 Physical Description: [34] p., col. ill., 23 cm

 BTSB No: 372824 ISBN: 9780374303273
 Ages: 2-6 Grades: K-1

 Subjects:
 Chickens -- Fiction
 Eggs -- Fiction
 Sisters -- Fiction
 Baths -- Fiction

Price: $20.76

Summary:
[#3] Egg doesn't want to take a bath, until Peep convinces her to.

 Illustrator: Wan, Joyce

Reviews:
   Kirkus Reviews (09/01/17)
   School Library Journal (11/01/17)

Full Text Reviews:

School Library Journal - 11/01/2017 Toddler-PreS—Older sister Peep sees little sister Egg in the mud and insists she take a bath. Egg refuses. Peep offers a number of solutions like "How about a quick dip in the dog's water bowl?" Egg counters each idea. "Too slobbery! I'm not taking a bath." Peep then announces "Okay, I guess you are not taking a bath today." She will take a bath by herself with all the wonderful bath toys. Of course Egg follows her sister to a friend-filled lake and then doesn't want to get out. The story isn't groundbreaking, but the language is clear and uses repetition well. The cartoonish, emojilike illustrations are bright and simple with thick lines and flat colors. VERDICT A solid addition to libraries looking to add a toddler-friendly bath book or complete their "Peep and Egg" collection.—Amelia Jenkins, Juneau Public Library, AK - Copyright 2017 Publishers Weekly, Library Journal and/or School Library Journal used with permission.

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