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How To Be Famous


Everyone takes a trip to the zoo to see the exotic pigeons- right? At least that is what this boastful main character believes. The confident pigeon comes from generations of fame from his grandpa the sculptor to his mother the gardener. And he, the family model, is the most famous of them all. For, every time he takes a trip to the zoo, onlookers want pictures and autographs, they even show their appreciation by bowing and showering him with food. This grandiose life can not be beat, even by the King of the the Jungle… js

Title: How To Be Famous
Author: Michal Shalev
: Michal Shalev
: Gecko Press. Wellington, New Zealand
: 2016
Original Language
: English
: 9-781776-570300
Hardcover pages
: 32
Age range
: 5-9
: Picture Book
Author’s ethnicity
: Israeli
Author’s residence
: Israel
Illustrator’s ethnicity
: Israeli
Illustrator’s residence
: Israel
: Fame, Pigeon, Vanity, Zoos