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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  David Algrim  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Children;


-- David Algrim on WorldCat --

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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).

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Don't touch it's hot!
ISBN: 9780375842061. OCLC Number: 166344178

Golden Books,. .

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.

ISBN: 9780375846564. OCLC Number: 244416692

Golden Books,. .

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

Wake up, Papa bear!
ISBN: 9780375840340. OCLC Number: 122940172

Golden Books,. .

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