[[ BOOKS ]] ⚣ Mr. Lunch Borrows a Canoe (Picture Puffins) Author J. Otto Seibold – Bassgrotto.co.uk

Mr. Lunch Borrows a Canoe (Picture Puffins) Mr Lunch, The Professional Bird Chasing Dog, Never Expected His Canoe Trip To Turn Into A Transatlantic Doggie Paddle And Never Did He Imagine He D Wash Ashore In Venice, Where The Streets Are Paved With Water, And The Plazas Are Paved WithPIGEONS It S Nothing Less Than The Opportunity Of A Lifetime Who Could Imagine A Better Dog For The Job Campy Yet Childlike, Sophisticated Yet Frankly Silly, The Mr Lunch Books Exert A Quirky Charm That Is Hardto Resist Publishers Weekly, Starred Review J.otto Seibold And Vivian Walsh Also Collaborated On Mr Lunch Takes A Plane Ride Viking Puffin , Monkey Business, And Free Lunch Both Viking.


10 thoughts on “Mr. Lunch Borrows a Canoe (Picture Puffins)

  1. says:

    This book holds a special place in my personal canon because it s the first picture book I read aloud to a group of kids, as a librarian, that allowed me to share their delight Seibold and Walsh s books are some of the weirdest out there, but because they re totally unapologetic and have absolutely no ulterior motives, they are, IMO, some of the best picture books around.Mr Lunch is a black and white dog who owns a bird seed company He borrows an elephant s canoe and sails it all the way to Venice, where he has it customized, and returns it to the elephant in better shape than when he received it That s it That s the whole book.In between, he has a zillion weird e...


  2. says:

    Once you ve read this book 50 times, you can convert it to a song for your 2 year old to the tune of Yankee Doodle Mr Lunch borrowed a canoe And he went to Venice He chased the birds out of St Mark s They were such a menace Mr Lunch saw some boatsIncluding a rust...


  3. says:

    I like Seibold s art, but I wasn t as fond of the Mr Lunch books They re cute, but they don t linger in my mind as great stories, the way


  4. says:

    The illustrations are very cool and the narrative is quirky and fun Mr Lunch is a dog and a professional at chasing pigeons.


  5. says:

    Let s just talk about how sad I am that these books are no longer in publication I can t find my old copy of this one Hella lame.


  6. says:

    Fun story and great illustrations