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Where's Waldo? The Fantastic Journey Paperback – April 10, 2007


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Product Details

  • Age Range: 5 - 9 years
  • Grade Level: Kindergarten - 4
  • Series: Where's Waldo? (Book 3)
  • Paperback: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Candlewick; Act Ina Re edition (April 10, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780763635008
  • ISBN-13: 978-0763635008
  • ASIN: 0763635006
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 9.9 x 0.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #12,393 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"The hottest thing in children's books since glass slippers." Newsweek" --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

Martin Handford, the man behind the mind-boggling Waldo books, began his career as a freelance illustrator specializing in drawing crowd scenes. "I can’t tell you how pleased I am that Waldo has taken on a life of his own," he says. "I’d like to inspire children to open their minds to explore subjects more, to be aware of what’s going on around them. I’d like them to see wonder in places that may not have occurred to them." Martin Handford lives in England.

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Martin Handford is the creator of the hugely popular Where's Wally? series. Beginning in 1987, the books went on to become a multi-million-selling global success.

Customer Reviews

Young and old readers will find this edition a perfect book to enjoy together or apart.
Steph Sinclair
I probably should have read the description of the product better because I was expecting a large hardcover book, but instead, this is a very small hardcover book.
WXmom
A few months later, I was again lucky and found two more in a local book store and purchased those.
Beverly Hayes

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

24 of 24 people found the following review helpful By Nathan Nathan on July 17, 2001
Format: Hardcover
I used to love these books in elementary school, I actually remember spending all the time our class was supposed to be at the library trying to hog the waldo books.This is clearly the best of the waldo series. I recomend this to anyone who has children or is just young at heart
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12 of 14 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on October 21, 1998
Format: Hardcover
This book was another 'hours of family fun' work of pure art. I am proud to own this book! I wish I had children to share these hours of fun with! I will now own every Waldo book created! Even if it means shoplifting it from the library! Waldo rules, keep 'em coming Martin!!
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Kurt A. Johnson on October 6, 2012
Format: Paperback
"Once upon a time, Waldo embarked upon a fantastic journey. First, among a throng of gobbling gluttons, he met Wizard Whitebeard, who commanded him to find a scroll and then to find another at every stage of his journey. For when he had found 2 scrolls, he would understand the truth about himself."

And so begins another great Where's Waldo? book. You can just look for Waldo (as always), but you can also check each scene for Odlaw, Wizard Whitebeard, Wenda and Woof. What's not to like?!?
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Sandi K. Bonito on January 31, 2006
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Always a great book - baught the original when my children were young for road trips - I baught this reissue for my 22yr old son to take to Iraq the original was worn out. Had to sneak a peak thou and all five of us spent hours

together like we did so many years ago.
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16 of 22 people found the following review helpful By C. E. J. MD on October 7, 2008
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Please note that this is a small book requiring a magnifying glass (enclosed) to see the pictures. It is not the full sized book like most of the others.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By A. Kat on March 21, 2014
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I grew up with the Where's Waldo books and loved them. So when my 1 1/2 year old took to them too, I thought I'd order him his own set to preserve my own first editions. From my research, I knew that the newer characters had been added to the original drawings, and I had no problem with that.
The problems I have with the book are that they moved Waldo and did a hack job of it. My son looks for "Lallo" where he used to be and finds some new background character. But where was Waldo moved to? Martin Handford got lazy and didn't erase an old, inconsequential background character and redraw Waldo in their place--he drew him behind a crowd of extras so that only his head is showing. The same for Wenda and Co. They're all just heads peeking out from behind something. It's inorganic to the artwork. AND that makes it impossible for my son to spot. That might make it more challenging for older readers, but that totally defeats my purpose for buying the books. So if that's your purpose, I wouldn't recommend these new editions.
Also, the paperback version loses a lot of the heft and searchability of the hardcover format. If you're going to buy them, buy the hardcover ones. Or even better--eBay the originals.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By T. Mueller on October 15, 2011
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My nearly 60 year old mom was laid off recently and has been bored out of her mind. She started keeping herself busy by completing hidden picture puzzles so I thought that she might like a Waldo book too. I got her this book and she was happy with it. It kept her busy for a while. I will say that the pictures have small people in them so she needed her reading glasses but overall she seemed to enjoy searching for good old Waldo.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By beccalovesdogs on May 14, 2011
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
While looking into this Waldo book I had read reviews that stated, yes indeed, it's small. However, I wasn't expecting it to be impossible to see. Even using the magnifying glass, along with my reading glasses didn't help at all. I'm fairly certain that the ONLY species who could actually see the tiny print, would be a hawk, or a giant squid since they have amazing eyesight. So unless you are one of those creatures, don't bother buying it unless you want to end up with permanent crossed-eyes, or glaucoma.
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