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SAM'S SANDWICH by David Pelham


by David Pelham, illustrated by David Pelham

Age Range: 4 - 9

Pub Date: Sept. 1st, 1991
ISBN: 0-525-44751-2
Publisher: Dutton

 Encased in thick boards to simulate slices of bread, a comic novelty: deftly phrased verse describes a sandwich Sam stacks for his innocent sister, each layer (lettuce, cheese, etc.) hiding a creature within a clever foldout (`` really make her squirm/Sam dropped in a wriggly...[worm]''), the whole truly resembling a fat booby trap of a sandwich. Guaranteed to compel attention. (Picture book. 4-9)