What Aunts Do Best/What Uncles Do Best by Laura Numeroff

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Aunts can do lots of things, like take you on rides at the amusement park, tell silly jokes, and help you pick out new shoes at the mall. There are so many things that aunts do, but what do they do best? You'll find out in this delightful celebration of the everyday things that aunts do best.
Uncles can do lots of things, like win prizes for you at the amusement park, play the piano with you, and help you draw. There are so many things that uncles can do, but what do they do best? You'll find out in this delightful celebration of the everyday things that uncles do best.
 

About Laura Numeroff

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Laura Numeroff is the author of the best-selling modern classic If You Give a Mouse a Cookie and the popular What Mommies Do Best and its sequels. She lives in Los Angeles, California. Lynn Munsinger was born in Massachusetts. She has illustrated more than ninety books for children -- bringing Wodney Wat, Tacky the Penguin, a porcupine named Fluffy, the Teeny Tiny Ghost, and Ogden Nash's Custard the Dragon to charming life. Her watercolor illustrations have been praised for their "classic quality" (Publishers Weekly) and "mix of wry humor and affection" (Booklist).
 
Published June 1, 2004 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. 32 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books.

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In another ode to family togetherness, What Aunts Do Best/What Uncles Do Best by Laura Numeroff, illus. by Lynn Munsinger, offers a back-to-back homage to first aunts, then uncles, engaging in the

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This lighthearted companion book to What Mommies Do Best/What Daddies Do Best can be flipped over and read from either direction as brother and sister animals playfully engage with one another.

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The team behind What Brothers Do Best/What Sisters Do Best turns its attention to four-legged family members, making it clear that puppies do certain things very well: for example, chasing a ball, learning how to sit, digging holes, and making messes.

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Laura Numeroff's What Grandmas Do Best and What Grandpas Do Best, both illus.

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This companion to the immensely likable What Mommies Do Best/ What Daddies Do Best is another two-in-one book: after finishing ""What Grandmas Do Best,"" readers can flip the book over to find ""What Grandpas Do Best."" Again, Numeroff's straightforward text is identical for both segments (both g...

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In Laura Numeroff's What Daddies Do Best, an abridged version of the popular What Mommies Do Best/What Daddies Do Best, illus.

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Just in time for Mother's Day, What Mommies Do Best by Laura Numeroff, illus.

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In another ode to family togetherness, What Aunts Do Best/What Uncles Do Best by Laura Numeroff, illus.

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