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1 edition of How to be a happy hippo found in the catalog.

How to be a happy hippo

by Jonathan Shipton

  • 44 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Tiger Tales in Wilton, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Hippopotamus,
  • Fathers and sons,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Horace the hippo is sad because his father is always too busy to play, so Horace decides to build a trap to force him to play.

    Edition Notes

    Originally published: U.S.A. : Little Tiger Press, 1999.

    Statementby Jonathan Shipton ; illustrated by Sally Percy
    ContributionsPercy, Sally, 1971-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S346355 Ho 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 unnumbered pages :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26492679M
    ISBN 101589253574
    ISBN 109781589253575
    OCLC/WorldCa48488020

    Horace isn't a happy hippo. He has plenty of toys and lots to do, but what he wants most in the world is a good long wallow in the mud with his big, round dad. The trouble is that Mr Hippo always has somewhere to go and someone to meet. The biggest thing Happy Hippo has going for it is simply its lightheartedness. Happy Hippo teaches us to appreciate the little blessings all around us. And it does so without being preachy, which is how all children's books should do it. (Dr. Seuss pointed out that children can smell a moral a mile away, and really, who wants to be preached to?)/5(80).

    In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read.   “Happy Hippo” is a photo-filled children's book that tells the story of an orphaned baby female hippopotamus named Billy, who was rescued and cared for Author: Gerri Miller.

      It’s from a tale told in the movie "Along Came Polly". The hippopotamus wanted to be like the other animals but failed to find happiness that way (see the post by Denise Chua). At last he decided that he would just be himself, and be "happy as a h. Followers, Following, 60 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Smiley Hippo Photo Books (@smileyhippo_photobooks).


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How to Be a Happy Hippo Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, January 1, $ 4/5(1). He is so fed up at being stood up, he digs a hole, covers it with grass and literally traps his father in the morning.

Fortunately, Mr. Hippo reacts to the ambush with plenty of big hippo laughter, and by book's end, father and son are both eager for the next day when they can play together again.4/5(1). The story is about a young hippo who longs for the attention of his very busy father. It reminds us that a child needs more than toys, food and an abundance of activities -- or in the hippo's case, "mountains of food, lots of things to play with and plenty of mud".4/4(1).

Percy s sympathetic and humorous depiction of the hippo clan is a mud-filled watercolor delight. -- Publishers Weekly; Novem Preschoolers will enjoy following Horace on his antics, as well as delight in the pictures and the book s happy ending.

-- Today s Librarian, July /5(1). How to Be a Happy Hippo book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Horace Hippo has everything a hippo could want or need - wel /5.

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By Sally Percy, Jonathan Shipton. Grades. PreK-K, K. How to Be a Happy Hippo by Jonathan Shipton, Sally Percy Horace isn't a happy hippo. He has plenty of toys and lots to do, but what he wants most in the world is a good long wallow in the mud with his big, round dad.

The trouble is that Mr Hippo always has somewhere to go and someone to meet. How can Horace make him stop and play?Book Edition: How to be a Happy Hippo. Hippo Books: Toledo, OH, U.S.A. AbeBooks' uniqueness is our network of independent booksellers who work with us to provide the most diverse selection of rare, used and out-of-print books on the Internet.

#toys, #childrenstoys, #boystoys, #girlstoys, #woodentoys. The Happy Hippo book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Henry the hippo turns up at the zoo after his mother dies. But the zoo alr /5(36). Little Hippo® Books is a publisher of quality children’s books targeting the youngest of readers, including padded board books, come-to-life books and novelty books.

Our mission is to create children’s books that inspire nurturing reading moments for kids and a life-long love of reading. How To Be A Happy Hippo Author: Jonathan Shipton. Illustrator: Sally Percy. Publisher: Little Tiger Press. Language: English. Summary: This book is about a young hippopotamus named Horace who is sad because his dad has no time for him.

Because he misses him, he decides to make a trap to get his attention and force him to play with him. - Explore julietdjo's board "Children's books on hippos" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Childrens books, Books and Hippopotamus pins. A Book of Moods. Author: N.A; Publisher: N.A ISBN: Category: Juvenile Fiction Page: 16 View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Poses questions to the reader on the state of their mood based on animal emotions, from happy as a hippo to worried as a rabbit and contented as a frog.

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Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Children & YA Non-Fiction. See all. Happy I'm A Hippo book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Hippo doesn't want to be a hippo.

She'd rather be an eagle or a bu 4/5. Viacom don't block this. This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. There once was a hippo named Henry. Henry was always happy and made all the other hippos happy too!:) One day these mean monkeys picked on Henry and.

How to Be a Happy Hippo by Jonathan Shipton A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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How to be a happy hippo. [Jonathan Shipton; Sally Percy] -- Horace the hippo is sad because his father is always too busy to play, so Horace decides to build a trap to force him to play.