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But Not the Hippopotamus


Lots of animals are doing fun things together. But not the hippopotamus. Will she ever join in?

Our Boynton mini-theme continues with this somewhat bittersweet book. The boys enjoyed the rhymes, the very expressive animals, chiming in on the reoccurring title phrase, and the unexpected ending.

Author: Sandra Boynton
Illustrator: Sandra Boynton