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Roberto: The Insect Architect
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Chronicle Books Llc
Publication date August 1, 2000
Binding School and Library
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780811824651
ISBN-10 0811824659
Dimensions 0.50 by 10.50 by 10 in.
Weight 1.05 lbs.
Original list price $16.99
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
No one will hire Roberto the architect because he also happens to be a termite, so he sets off to the big, bug city to find success on his own. By the creator of When Pigasso Met Mootisse.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Ever since he was a wee mite (a termite, that is), Roberto has wanted to be an architect. Discouraged by his wood-eating family and friends, he decides to follow his dream to the big, bug city. There he meets a slew of not-so-creepy, crawly characters who spark in him the courage to build a community for them all.

With stunning collage illustrations and witty text, the creator of the bestselling The Night I Followed the Dog, Private I. Guana, and When Pigasso Met Mootisse brings to life a funny and inspirational story that will encourage readers of any age to build their dreams.

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Paperback
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from Chronicle Books Llc (August 2, 2016)
9781452156460 | details & prices | 40 pages | List price $7.99
School and Library
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from Chronicle Books Llc (August 1, 2000)
9780811824651 | details & prices | 10.50 × 10.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 1.05 lbs | List price $16.99
About: No one will hire Roberto the architect because he also happens to be a termite, so he sets off to the city to find success on his own.

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