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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  David Algrim  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Children Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: N/A

-- David Algrim on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Algrim lives in Geneva, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

David Algrim has published three children's books and is inspired to write by his experiences as a father. Each of his books was inspired by or co-authored by his children:*Wake Up, Papa Bear (Maxwell),*Don't Touch, It's Hot (Connor), and *Oops-a-Daisy (Megan).

Published Works

  • Wake Up, Papa Bear!, Golden Books , 2007
  • Don't Touch, It's Hot , Golden Books , 2007
  • Oops-a-Daisy!, Golden Books, 2009

Selected Titles At Your Library

Wake up, Papa bear! /
ISBN: 0375840346. OCLC Number:

Golden Books,. New York :. 2007.

Little Cub has to figure out how to wake sleeping bear so he can get his bed back.

Don't touch it's hot! :
ISBN: 0375842063. OCLC Number:

Golden Books,. New York :. 2007.

"Fun-to-touch textures and scratch-and-sniff scents offer a hands-on approach for toddlers to learn about what is hot and what is not, in the kitchen and around the house."--Cover back.

Oops-a-daisy! /
ISBN: 0375846565. OCLC Number:

Golden Books,. New York :. ©2009.

A lift-the-flap story revealing various mishaps that toddlers experience throughout the day.



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