Here's What You Do When You Can't Find your Shoe

Here's What You Do When You Can't Find your Shoe

Ingenious Inventions for Pesky Problems

Book - 2003
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Baker & Taylor
Short poems describe crazy inventions, like footsie floss, an upside-down lens for bats, and a super spider spotter for Miss Muffet.

& Taylor

The author of The Truth About Cats presents a collection of not-yet-invented inventions that offer amusing and not-so-typical solutions to life's peculiar problems.

Simon and Schuster
Do spiders make you squirm? Stop turning down picnic invitations today and get a Super Spider Spotter. You'll never be surprised by one again!
Are you a messy eater? Buy a Crumbunny and watch it nibble up your problems!
Is it time to floss between your toes? Pick up some of Filbert's Footsie Floss and they'll be clean in no time!
Have you ever tried to walk a llama? It's tricky, but you too can do it with the Heavenly Heights Hitch and Harness!
Here, in this collection of uninvented inventions, are the answers to some of life's peculiar problems. Kids will wish they truly existed, especially the next time the dog comes home after having been sprayed by a skunk!

Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2003
ISBN: 9780689830679
Branch Call Number: J 811.54 PER
Characteristics: 31 p. :,ill. (mostly col.) ;,32 cm.
Additional Contributors: Snow, Alan - Illustrator


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