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Pink Is For Blobfish by Jess Keating

Pink Is For Blobfish

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Pink Is For Blobfish by Jess Keating
Feb 02, 2016 | ISBN 9780553512274
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    Jul 23, 2019 | ISBN 9781984893963 | 5-8 years

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    Feb 02, 2016 | ISBN 9780553512274 | 5-8 years

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“The 2016 Ambassador to Young People’s Science and Nature books is unquestionably the blobfish.” —Shelftalker

“The comical tone makes this particularly inviting, and DeGrand’s cartoonish illustrations only add to the fun. A playful introduction to the kookier corners of the animal kingdom.” —Booklist

“Readers will never look at pink the same way…. Keating maintains a casual tone while delivering intriguing details about each animal.” —Publishers Weekly

“Bratz, Monster High, and their ilk have recently demonstrated that how much attitude pink can pack, but Nature has been onto this fact for quite a while. Keating rattles off seventeen creatures from land, sea, and air whose coloration punches a hole in pink’s girly-girl image.” —The Bulletin

“Pink is for bubble gum and ballet slippers, sure, but it’s also for blobfish, pinktoe tarantulas, pygmy seahorses, Amazon river dolphins [etc.] . . . A map and glossary are the pink icing on the pink cake. It’s clearly time to rethink pink, people.” —Shelf Awareness


Silver Birch Award for Non-Fiction NOMINEE 2017

Amazon Best of the Month SELECTION 2016

Bank Street College Best Children’s Book of the Year SELECTION

Horned Toad Tale List SELECTION 2017

Illinois State Library Monarch Award SELECTION 2018

Connecticut Nutmeg Children’s Book Award AWARD 2018

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