Greedy Apostrophe: A Cautionary Tale (Hardcover)

A Cautionary Tale

By Jan Carr, Ethan Long (Illustrator)

Holiday House, 9780823420063, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2007



It's the moment all the punctuation marks have been eagerly awaiting: assignment time, There are plenty of open positions for apostrophes as contractions soon there's only one job left--for a possessive--and only one apostrophe to fill it: non other than Greedy Apostrophe. It's not long before his greed gets out of hand, and he jumps into signs where he doesn't belong. What will it take to put Greedy Apostrophe back in his place? This clever and zany language arts picture book will have kids eager to learn the tricks of using an apostrophe.