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Duck and Hippo the secret valentine / Jonathan London; illustrated by Andrew Joyner.

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Available copies

  • 10 of 18 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 2 of 3 copies available at Cass County.

Current holds

1 current hold with 18 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Drexel E LON 2018 (Text) 0002205541366 Children's Picture Books Checked out 03/14/2021
Cass County Library-Garden City E LON 2018 (Text) 0002205541341 Children's Picture Books Available -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville E LON 2018 (Text) 0002205541358 Children's Picture Books Reshelving -

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Summary, etc.:
It's Valentine's Day, and something curious is going on. As the birds tweet their love songs, Hippo and his friends Elephant, Pig, and Turtle each receive mysterious, unsigned Valentine's Day cards. Hippo wonders if his is from Duck; Elephant and Turtle think theirs are from Pig; and Pig dreams that hers is from Turtle. The cards tell the friends to come to the park at four o'clock to meet their valentines-so they'll find out soon enough! As the clock ticks away, the friends wonder-and dream-about their valentines and make special preparations. But when they arrive...SURPRISE! This Valentine's Day might not go exactly the way they expected, but one thing is certain: being friends with Duck and Hippo is always a special treat!
Target Audience Note:
3-7 years
AD600L Lexile
Decoding demand: 62 (high) Semantic demand: 69 (high) Syntactic demand: 79 (high) Structure demand: 84 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Secrecy > Juvenile fiction.
Valentine's Day > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

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