Mr. King’s Things Book Review


Mr. King’s Things written and illustrated by Geneviève Côté

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Mr. King’s Things is a fun read for everyone!

Mr. King likes new things. When his stuff gets the slightest bit old, he just tosses it into the pond. But when a pond monster frightens Mr. King, he must think of new ways to deal with old messes — with delightful results!

This adorable book about Mr. King teaches kids about reusing and recycling their slightly used things rather than just throwing them away and replacing them with new ones.

In the begging Mr.King liked to toss out his old things in favor of new ones, until he discovers recycling with a little help from his friends. He discovered that his old things can still be fun if he starts using them in a different way. And if he really can’t find a good use for them there is always someone else who could.

About the Author: Geneviève Côté is a Montreal artist whose illustrations have graced the pages of publications such as the New York Times and the Boston Globe. Her books have received three nominations for the Governor General’s Award for Illustration, one of which went on to win, and she has also won the Elisabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Award.

Mr. King’s Things  is perfect for ages 3 to 7, with 32 pages, costs $16.95  and it’s available from August 2012.

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