Taking Care of Carruthers

by James Marshall

Emily and Eugene need to cheer up their friend Carruthers. Carruthers is sick, sneezing, and miserable — he sure is one hard-to-please patient! When hot tea, throat lozenges, card games, and warm blankets don’t help, Eugene spins a yarn that is just the cure for cranky Carruthers.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780618070404
  • ISBN-10: 0618070400
  • Pages: 128
  • Publication Date: 08/28/2000
  • Carton Quantity: 44
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  • About the Book
    Emily and Eugene need to cheer up their friend Carruthers. Carruthers is sick, sneezing, and miserable — he sure is one hard-to-please patient! When hot tea, throat lozenges, card games, and warm blankets don’t help, Eugene spins a yarn that is just the cure for cranky Carruthers.

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    “Will send the third through fifth grade set into fits of giggles.” Boston Globe

    “A restorative tonic for the grumpiest bear.” Kirkus Reviews

    “Marshall’s straightforward and straight-faced narrations of absurdities make his stories as hilarious as his incomparable illustrations.” Publishers Weekly

    “A choice read-aloud for younger children, classroom audiences, or bedtime listeners.” Booklist, ALA, Starred Review

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