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The End (Almost)

By Jim Benton   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545177313 Hardcover
40 Pages | 8.9" x 11.25" | Ages 3 to 5

A new picture book from the hilarious author of the bestselling Dear Dumb Diary series!

When Donut the bear is told his story is over and he has to leave, he donut want to do it. After all, he hasn't had a chance to have any fun! Will Donut's sneaky schemes and elaborate disguises be enough to keep his story from ending?

Donut's silly antics in this clever picture book from New York Times bestselling author Jim Benton are sure to delight kids who never want their favorite stories to reach The End.

Raves & reviews:

Praise for The End (Almost):

"The End (Almost) is going to garner giggles, and this would have plenty of possible pairings for a disruptive story time, especially for audiences who can't bear a story to end." -Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

"Benton's big, goofy bear with the huge, expressive mouth is more than likely to get rooms full of young readers rooting along for more stories . . . an enjoyable treat." -Booklist