PETER'S POCKETS by Eve Rice

PETER'S POCKETS

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KIRKUS REVIEW

Peter is proud of his brand-new pants, even though they're a little stiff. But when he goes on an outing with Uncle Nick, he discovers to his chagrin that they lack pockets. Not to worry: Uncle Nick puts Pete's treasures (feather, button, nickel, etc.) in his pockets. When they get home, Mama does still better: she sews colorful patch pockets from interesting sources (last year's bathing suit, yard-sale remnant) all over his pants. Parker's cheerful, easily read illustrations are just right for this pleasant bit of problem-solving.

Pub Date: March 20th, 1989
Page count: 32pp
Publisher: Greenwillow