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As Silly As Bees Knees, As Busy As Bees: An Astounding Assortment of Similes
By Norton Juster and David Small (illustrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Beech Tree Books
Publication date September 1, 1998
Pages 80
Binding Paperback
Book category Easy Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780688163600
ISBN-10 0688163602
Dimensions 0.25 by 5.50 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.15 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $4.95
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Previously published under the title, As: A Surfeit of Similes, a delightful book by the author of The Phantom Tollbooth defines the mode of comparison known as simile and provides many examples in rhyming text. Reprint. K.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: What's as still as a statue, as busy as bees, as scary as heights, and as silly as knees? What else but a simile, a figure of speech that's as fresh as a peach, as cheerful as bluebirds, as delicate as lace, and as clever as zippers! These 225 similes are as sure to please as a smiling baby and as delightful as only the author of The Phantom Tollbooth can make them.

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9780688163600 | details & prices | 80 pages | 5.50 × 7.75 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.15 lbs | List price $4.95
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