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HIDE AND SNAKE by Keith Baker


By Keith Baker (Author) , Keith Baker (Illustrator)

Age Range: 3 - 8

Pub Date: Sept. 1st, 1991
ISBN: 0-15-233986-8
Publisher: Harcourt

 Hidden among other patterns as repetitive and brightly colored as his own variegated stripes, a snake challenges readers to discover him in one picture after another: ``I'm playing with toys/twisting `round vases,/weaving through baskets,/and tangling with laces.'' The text doesn't add much here, but Baker's bold, handsomely stylized art is sure to amuse with its many clever pseudo-snakes and intriguing camouflages of the real one. (Picture book. 3-8)*justify no*