SUMMARY ¿ Capyboppy


  • Paperback
  • 64
  • Capyboppy
  • Bill Peet
  • English
  • 07 May 2017
  • 9780395383681

10 thoughts on “Capyboppy

  1. says:

    I thought this book was cool It’s a memoir or biography about life at the Peet household At first I thought it might be fiction but then we get to see inside Bill Peet’s studio and there are drawings of Chester the Worldly Pig It was an AH HA moment His son is confusingly named Bill also and he loved to collect animals he found He want

  2. says:

    I really enjoyed this true story of the Peet family's attempt to welcome a capybara into their home garage yard Peet's artwork is winsome and engaging I particularly liked the drawing of Capy lying on the couch

  3. says:

    A reread of a favourite Bill Peet

  4. says:

    Both my parents swear they read this to me but while I remember every other Bill Peet book in near perfect detail I had no recollection of either the story or illustrations in this when I tracked it down this year It blew m

  5. says:

    Although the ending is very sad especially if you know Capyboppy's ultimate fate the book is very nicely drawn and the story is touching Plus it is the only book currently available that features a capybara and that is wor

  6. says:

    A blast from the past as this was a childhood favourite of mine from my Primary School library I loved the illustrations and the very exotic capybara As a child I felt sad for Capy after he was kicked into the pool Upon re reading it as an adult and knowing about the trades in exotic animals as pets I still feel sad for him but also angry as animals such as Capy should not be taken from their own environment to be kept

  7. says:

    Going on a Bill Peet binge and one that isn't even close to being finished yet I chose to read this particular book out of my pile that I have since it was related to an actual true animal character As a result thi

  8. says:

    Capyboppy is a sweet little children's book filled with Peet's whimsical artwork The book relates the true story of one fami

  9. says:

    Charming story true if I understand correctly of a family who raises a capybara for the pet and then discovers it just isn

  10. says:

    Hardcover here too Absolutely my FAVORITE children's book Bill Peet was at his best with this one If I had kids of my own I could justify making sure I got every book Bill Peet ever did Actually that's a lie I mig

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Capyboppy

Iana Bill Peet nurtured his childhood drawing talent and was awarded a scholarship to the John Herron Art Institute in Indianapolis where he studied painting and design After a brief apprenticeship period he went to work for Walt Disney as a sketch artist e. A blast from the past as this was a childhood favourite of mine from my Primary School library I loved the illustrations and the very exotic capybara As a child I felt sad for Capy after he was kicked into the pool Upon re reading it as an adult and knowing about the trades in exotic animals as pets I still feel sad for him but also angry as animals such as Capy should not be taken from their own environment to be kept as pets

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Ventually becoming a screenwriter and helping to produce such beloved films as Fantasia Dalmations and Peter Pan In Bill Peet published his first book Hubert's Hair Raising Adventure going on to write and illustrate over thirty successful books for children. Charming story true if I understand correctly of a family who raises a capybara for the pet and then discovers it just isn t working out and how to responsibly give the animal a new home I had never really heard about this large South American rodent until recentlyand I enjoyed reading this book aloud over two days to my 3 year old adventurous little boy We found out together that we would not be good candidates to keeping a capybara for a pet LOLThe story was 45 stars in my bookgood vocabularynothing to exciting everyday ordinary adventures but definitely educational The illustrations were 5 star all the way I love Peet s illustrationsbooks charming charming charminga great picture book to enjoy as a read aloud togetherDefinitely fun and educational reminding us that wild animals are not always great pets The Freeze-Frame Revolution published his first book Hubert's Hair Raising Adventure going on to write and illustrate over thirty successful books for children. Charming story true if I understand correctly of a family who raises a capybara for the The New-York Review, and Atheneum Magazine, Vol. 2 pet and then discovers it just isn t working out and how to responsibly give the animal a new home I had never really heard about this large South American rodent until recentlyand I enjoyed reading this book aloud over two days to my 3 year old adventurous little boy We found out together that we would not be good candidates to keeping a capybara for a His Christmas Cowgirl (Wildflower Ranch picture book to enjoy as a read aloud togetherDefinitely fun and educational reminding us that wild animals are not always great The Doctors Dating Bargain pets

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The creator of whimsical fantasies featuring a bevy of lifelike and lovable creatures Bill Peet consistently combined excellent storytelling with enduring illustrations becoming one of the most popular picture book creators of our time Born in Grandview Ind. I thought this book was cool It s a memoir or biography about life at the Peet household At first I thought it might be fiction but then we get to see inside Bill Peet s studio and there are drawings of Chester the Worldly Pig It was an AH HA moment His son is confusingly named Bill also and he loved to collect animals he found He wanted a boa constrictor and the family all said no to that so he decided to get an animal from South America from the swamps there It s a rodent with no tail and a gentle personality It s a real animal called a capybara the largest existing rodent So they brought this thing in their home and raised it This long story is about its adventures living with people It s a fascinating story Even the Nephew was captivated This little thing was an interesting animal I can t imagine many people in US history owned one This is a uniue story and because it s true it s interesting The artwork is all in black and white no color All of Bill s family are in this story and their home There are autobiographical moments in here Like I stated the nephew was captivated by this He couldn t believe this animal existed He thought it was a funny little thing and he might want one now I told him it s not possible to get one and his dog would hate it He assigned this 4 stars


About the Author: Bill Peet

Bill Peet was an American children's book illustrator and a story writer for Disney Studios He joined Disney in and worked on The Jungle Book Song of the South Cinderella One Hundred and One Dalmatians The Sword in the Stone Goliath II Sleeping Beauty Peter Pan Alice in Wonderland Dumbo Pinocchio Fantasia The Three Caballeros Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and other storiesAf.