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Title: CookieBot! A Harry and Horse Adventure
Author: Katie Van Camp
Illustrator: Lincoln Agnew
Publication date: May 31st, 2011
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Suitable for ages: 3 +
Themes: Creative Play, Imagination, Robots
Excerpt from the book (not the first page)
...But CookieBot had other ideas,
He picked up the jar and emptied
it into his mouth.
"Uh-oh," Harry cried. "He's out
But before Horsie could stop him, CookieBot charged
down Fifth Avenue in search of more cookies.
Why I like this book
I enjoyed how the story is based on a child's imagination during play and without limitations. I also loved the illustrations which resemble the feel of an old comic strip.
The synopsis - taken from the inside flap (front cover)
The Problem: Harry and Horsie want cookies, but the jar is way out of reach.
The Solution: Build CookieBot—the most amazing cookie-grabbing robot ever!
What could go wrong?
Would you like to see some coloring pages, online games and more info on CookieBot! A Harry and Horsie Adventure? Then visit this link http://www.harryandhorsie.com/
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