[Read] ➼ Never Babysit the Hippopotamuses! ➹ Doug Johnson – Marjoriejane.co.uk



10 thoughts on “Never Babysit the Hippopotamuses!

  1. says:

    Very much like his elephant book, this is cute enough and exactly the kind of the book you think it is A boy struggles with the problem of babysitting or in this case hippo sitting.


  2. says:

    Being a terrible brat is not cute It bothers me that so many children s books including the Little Critter series, and Eloise present children that are just atrocious as if it s funny and cute And then the same parents that read these books have the gall to tell kids not to act like this or get frustrated when they do.Little children s minds are absurdly moldable, and it s an adult s responsibility to present young minds with models of how to behave As children grow older and understand mor Being a terrible brat is not cute It bothers me that so many children s books including the Little Critter series, and Eloise present children t...


  3. says:

    Even though the pictures were colorful, this didn t keep my attention, and Mommy thought it had a very negative vibe.


  4. says:

    cute for scholar read alouds The pictures add to the story allowing ample opportunity for connection questions.


  5. says:

    The unexpected idea of babysitting for hippopotamuses is enough to elicit a smile but when these crazy hippos get going, their wild antics will leave readers giggling The repetition of the never babysit the hippopotamuses phrase will encourage listeners to join in as the hippos get increasingly difficult to control They re big, they love to wrestle and they do cannonballs into the bathtub The only thing worse than babysitting for these guys, is the MONKEYS next door The watercolor illustra The unexpected idea of babysitting for hippopotamuses is enough to elicit a smile but when these crazy hippos get going, their wild antics will leave readers giggling The repetition of the never babysit the hippopotamuses phrase will encourage listeners to join in as the hippos get increasingly difficult to c...


  6. says:

    Uh, it s not sure to evoke giggles trust me I wasn t impressed with this book at all Julia wasn t real big on it either I got it for one whole quarter so I really can t complain but there s just nothing to it The writing is weird too most of the sentences are about why you shouldn t babysit hippopotamuses and then some sentences are thrown in saying what to do when you do babysit them It didn t mes...


  7. says:

    Well, part of me wanted to laugh But I couldn t The humor wasn t quite enough The flow of the writing wasn t very smooth The illustrations might not be as discernible in a storytime setting as a lap read or read alone Not horrible But not great.


  8. says:

    2.5 stars This book is just okay My daughter occasionally asks for it at bedtime, but it s definitely not one of her faves.


  9. says:

    Cute book about babysitting hippos Structured like I d you give a mouse a cookie.


  10. says:

    Excellent


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