The Only Fish in the Sea

The Only Fish in the Sea

Book - 2017
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Sadie and Sherman set out to rescue little Ellsworth, the goldfish Amy Scott received for her birthday and threw right into the ocean.
Publisher: New York :, Roaring Brook Press,, 2017.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781626722828
162672282X
Branch Call Number: E FICTION Stead Philip 08/2017
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) :,color illustrations ;,23 x 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Cordell, Matthew 1975-- Illustrator

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Nov 07, 2017

Maybe I should have given this 3 1/2 stars but I was so charmed by the author and illustrator's creation, approach that I gave it 4. The book was written as though by a first or second grader--problem stated simply and solution approached as fact in simple faith. Because whatever the author wants to happen, does--the two children are able to rescue the goldfish according to plan. But along the way we are treated to illustrations of the town inhabitants (both human and creature) in a mass of details, often in humorous situations or reactions. As the rescue proceeds a troop of monkeys invite themselves on the mission and add to much of the humor. Not one word of dialogue or description includes them in the story, so they become a silent laugh-track to the story. Obvious fun for young readers and captivating for adults.;

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