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Mr. Gumpy's outing

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
H. Holt,
Pub. Date:
1971, c1970.
Language:
Unknown
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 1.7 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
490L
Fountas & Pinnell:
L
Description

Mr. Gumpy's Outing is a Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winner and an American Library Association Notable Children's Book. In England, illustrator John Burningham, with Mr. Gumpy's Outing , became the first artist ever to win England's Kate Greenaway Medal twice.

Mr. Gumpy lives by a river. One sunny day he decides to take a ride in his small boat.

It is such a perfect idea, for such a perfect summer day, that he soon has company: first the children, then the rabbit, the cat, the dog, the pig, the sheep, the chickens, and still others until-- Mr. Gumpy's outing comes to an inevitable but not unhappy, conclusion.

"Come for a ride another day," says Mr. Gumpy at the book's end. And young readers will return again and again to this sprightly story with its clever, captivating illustrations that reflect the sunlit quality of a lazy summer afternoon.

An ALA Notable Children's Book A New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Children's Book A Child Study Association Children's Book of the Year A Library of Congress Children's Book of the Year

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ISBN:
9780805007084
9780805013153
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 1.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
490L
Fountas & Pinnell:
L
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Grouping Title mr gumpy s outing
Grouping Author burningham john
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-03 05:03:40AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-13 04:42:04AM

Solr Details

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subject_facet Boats and boating -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Mr. Gumpy's outing
title_full Mr. Gumpy's outing / John Burningham
title_short Mr. Gumpy's outing
topic_facet Boats and boating