Buy My Hats!

by Dave Horowitz

Frank and Carl have "hat-tastic" hats for sale, so why isn't anyone buying them? What they need is a more exciting product. Or better advertising. Or maybe just some divine intervention. Full-color illustrations were created with black pencil and charcoal on newsprint; color was added digitally.

ISBN: 9780399252754

JLG Release: August 2010

JLG Member Price
$5.00

Out of Stock

Easy Reading

Grades 1-3

$177.60/year

12 books / $14.80 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780399252754

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    -

    Publisher

    Putnam 's

    Page Count

    32

    Trim Size

    8" x 10"

    Dewey Classification

    E

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 2, Points: 0.5

    Lexile

    Level: AD510L

    Genre

    Fiction.

    Author/Illustrator Biographies

    Dave Horowitz writes, "When I was in elementary school, we were given an assignment to choose a fictitious product and create an advertisement for it. One student brought in an old hat. Her poster was simply the words Buy My Hats! I thought it was brilliant. The teacher disagreed and gave my classmate an F. Some thirty years later, I can 't even remember the student 's name, but I still remember those three little words: Buy My Hats!

    "Although Buy My Hats! is a story about two friends working hard and having faith, I hope it also shows kids the difference between wanting something and needing it. To avoid any legal actions, I will let readers determine for themselves which modern companies ' products were the inspiration for our heroes ' competition. (Hint: one of those companies ' names rhymes with Starducks.) "

    www.horowitzdave.com


  • Praise & Reviews

    Book reviews from Junior Library Guild, School Library Journal, and The Horn Book Magazine are available to JLG Members only.

    Already a member? Click here to login.


  • Recommended Titles

    You Might Also Like

    Humpty Dumpty Climbs Again

    by Dave Horowitz

    Sold Out