“Little kids really get a bang out of chaos and hysteria that can, eventually, be tamed; it's one of the ways they teach themselves to calm down and take control of their behavior. THE TERRIBLE PLOP is a wonderful addition to the genre.” —Newsday
“Basic, fun rhymes and repetitive, excitable text lend themselves to reading aloud, and the recurring appearance of the word PLOP provides an explosive entree for children to chime in while soaking up Joyner’s bouyant mixed-media artwork.” —Booklist
“Based on a cumulative folktale, this lively story reassures readers that things are not always as scary as they may seem—and is guaranteed to see many multiple readings.”—Starred, Kirkus Reviews
“This talented Australian duo builds the suspense to just the right pitch.” —Publishers Weekly
“Make room on the preschool storytime shelf.” —The Horn Book
I originally got this book from the library to read to my 2 yr old granddaughter. She loved the story so much, I renewed it twice. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Amazon Customer
The Terrible Plop joins the growing number of children's picture book using words or phrases in titles that when usually said in public are something kids usually aren't encouraged... Read morePublished on November 27, 2011 by James N Simpson
We got this book at the library and the kids liked it so much we purchased it.
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This is a great book for little ones (and even big ones!). Can't wait to share this book with my daughter on her birthday!!Published on January 20, 2011 by gravy