Earthlets by Jeanne Willis
As Explained by Professor Xargle

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This outrageously funny picture book offers a first-row seat in the class of Professor Xargle, wisest of aliens. His topic is Earthlets--those fascinating creatures that humans call "babies." Full-color illustrations.
 

About Jeanne Willis

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Jeanne Willis is the author of many books for children, including "Tadpole's Promise, I Hate School, I Want to Be a Cowgirl", and the popular Professor Xargle series, all illustrated by Tony Ross. Ms. Willis lives with her husband and children in London, England. .Tony Ross is a prolific illustrator of books for children, including Martyn Beardsley's Sir Gadabout stories as well as his own. Tony has become one of the best known creators of original and traditional picture books and his work has been sold all over the world.
 
Published March 27, 1989 by Dutton Juvenile. 32 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Children's Books, Science Fiction & Fantasy. Fiction

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A new slant on seeing ourselves as others see us;

Mar 01 1989 | Read Full Review of Earthlets: As Explained by Pr...

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Professor Xargle, a green space-being, gives comedic (if sometimes misguided) insight into the functions of human babies; PW praised the ``clever and original'' writing. Ages 4-7. (Dec.)

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Professor Xargle, a green space-being, gives comedic (if sometimes misguided) insight into the functions of human babies;

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