Very Special Critter by Gina Mayer and Mercer Mayer. A little creature tries and tries to do something special for his mother but something always seems to go wrong. I love that Little Critter took a situation that we inevitably will run into and normalized it. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. a very special critter. 1993. Little Critter is an anthropomorphic character created by Mercer Mayer.Although it's not specified what species the Little Critter is, many have speculated him to be a groundhog, guinea pig, hamster, wombat or porcupine.Little Critter first appeared in the 1975 book Just for You.This book is sometimes mistitled Just for Yu because of the childlike mistake on the front cover (see picture). Condition: Very Good. Alex, a new critter at school, uses a wheelchair to get around, and at first the other critters aren't sure how to treat him. Mercer Mayer began writing and illustrating children’s books in 1966, and since then, he has published over 300 titles. A Very Special Critter is by Mercer Mayer, the story talks about a little boy named Alex who is in a wheelchair. A Very Special Critter arrived today & my daughter and I have already read it. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Quick Copy View Description. My son is in a wheelchair and I love to find books like these to read to his younger brother's class and to the students I sub in grade school so they have a better understanding of disabilities. I bought it for use in my classroom. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Author(s): Mercer Mayer. With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, The Critter Club chapter books are perfect for beginning readers. ... A very special critter Author . Reviewed in the United States on March 26, 2019. Get this from a library! Please try again. Fiction. 24 pages. (Available 06/26-07/09) Mercer Mayer was born December 30, 1943 in Little Rock Arkansas. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Will the … A Very Special Critter (Golden Look-Look Books) (Little Critter). Readers can open any of his award-winning books and out may pop dragons, cuddly monsters, wonderful creatures, and endearing critters. It was notable for being a completely wordless picture book one that tells its story entirely with pictures. Buy a cheap copy of A Very Special Critter (Look-Look) book by Mercer Mayer. A Very Special Critter (Little Critter) ... Tell the Publisher! Click to view. Western Publishing Company, 1993 - Blind - 24 pages 3 Reviews Alex, a new critter at school, uses a wheelchair to get around, and at first the other critters aren't sure how to treat him. Annotation. Publisher. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Year: 1993. Full color. His dad gives him some really good points about Alex and his condition. Ellie is paired up with a classmate, Paul, on a special dance number for the school play. He soon created a new portfolio and with these new sketches persuaded editors at Dial Press and Harper & Row to give him some illustration work. We always enjoy the critter books but this one is going to be a favorite. There is a new student joining critter's class who arrives in a wheelchair looking very frightened. Pub. Great to help promote the understanding of SEN and disability amongst children to prepare them for wider society. Mayer was one of the first illustrators to be credited for using this format. ISBN. I guess because LC is just a little naughty/ impulsive, but also lovable, w/good intentions. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. In 2015, his title Little Critter: Just a Little Love, also made the list. Ed special [ressource électronique (livre électronique)] / Eric Walters. One day after school Critter goes home to ask his dad about Alex. I am very happy with the excellent condition of the book. Reviewed in the United States on July 21, 2016. A Golden Look-Look Book. Glossy pictorial boards. Something like Ramona Quimby ... Read full review, My daughter and I are reading all the books in the Little Critter series that we own, and if you have seen some of my earlier reviews of different titles, you would know that I am a big fan of this ... Read full review. Somehow I never minded reading these over and over again to my kids. I like the part about how, sometimes the critter in the wheelchair needs extra help, but sometimes the critter that's not in a wheelchair needs extra help too. Click to read more about A Very Special Critter (Golden Look-Look Books) (Little Critter) by Mercer Mayer. A Very Special Critter by Gina Mayer; Mercer Mayer. A Very Special Critter. [Gina Mayer; Mercer Mayer] -- Little Critter discovers that the new boy in class is really not so different from anyone else, even though he is in a wheelchair. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Publisher: Golden Books ISBN: 0-307-12763-X/ISBN: 0-307-62763-2 Description: In this picture book, a new student named Alex joins Little Critter's class at school. Little Critter: Bedtime Storybook Boxed Set: 5 Favorite Critter Tales! Just Go to Bed (Little Critter) (Pictureback(R)), Just for You (Little Critter) (Look-Look). So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. Readers can open any of his award-winning books and out may pop dragons, cuddly monsters, wonderful creatures, and endearing critters. Western Pub. A readable copy. A very special critter. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I'd like to read this book on Kindle Don't have a Kindle? *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Alex uses a wheelchair, and Little Critter is worried about his classmate’s disability. While attending school at the Honolulu Museum of Art, Mayer decided to enter the field of children's book illustration. Please try again. In this wise and funny picture-book adventure, a special student joins Little Critter's class at school. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. A Very Special Critter. My girls both really enjoy this book. Binding: Staple Bound. AbeBooks.com: Just for You: First "A" Printing. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Together they ride bikes, play football, and catch a baseball game. I guess because LC is just a little naughty/ impulsive, but also lovable, w/good intentions. Publisher . Genre. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works. Reviewed in the United States on August 8, 2020. Product Group: Book. Mayer joined Golden Publishing, creators of Little Golden Books, in 1976. Five more books in this series were to follow. A Very Special Critter (Little Critter). Will Alex will be different? “Resource Collection RC-111: Bibliography” Taylor Howard Children with special Needs Title: A very special critter Author: Gina and Mercer Mayer Publishing and copyright date: Golden books publishing co (1992) Summary: A new critter at school (Alex) uses a wheelchair and at first the other kids aren't sure how to treat him. Ability, Disability & Ableism. He expresses his concerns and learns it is ok to be worried and that just because his new classmate is different, he can still do a lot of the same things Little Critter can (and some things he can't!) A very special critter. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. I love that Little Critter takes on these subjects! It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Thank you! 6. gulfcoastllc via United States: Hardcover, ISBN 9780307627636 Publisher: Goldencraft, 1993 Very good. Some very helpful advice from an unexpected source reminds Ellie that being a good friend is just as important as doing what you love. Little Critter discovers that the new boy in class is really not so different from anyone else, even though he is in a wheelchair. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. His title Just Me and My Dad made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012. Somehow I never minded reading these over and over again to my kids. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. 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