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I am a pole (and so can you!)

Author: Stephen Colbert; Paul Hildebrand
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Pub., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The inimitable Stephen Colbert conquers new territory with his first children's book ... for adults. In January 2012, Stephen Colbert interviewed Maurice Sendak, and it was one of the most highly-rated and hilarious segments on The Colbert Report to date. During the interview, Colbert unveiled a children's book called I AM A POLE (AND SO CAN YOU!). There was an outpouring of enthusiasm for the book, which led to a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Humor
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Colbert; Paul Hildebrand
ISBN: 9781455523429 1455523429
OCLC Number: 777656250
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Stephen Colbert ; with illustrations by Paul Hildebrand.

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"The inimitable Stephen Colbert conquers new territory with his first children's book ... for adults. In January 2012, Stephen Colbert interviewed Maurice Sendak, and it was one of the most highly-rated and hilarious segments on The Colbert Report to date. During the interview, Colbert unveiled a children's book called I AM A POLE (AND SO CAN YOU!). There was an outpouring of enthusiasm for the book, which led to a demand for the real thing. So, here it is"--Provided by publisher.

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Hilarious and not for small children

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2012-06-20) Very Good Permalink

I bought copies of this book for my husband and my brother, thinking it would be more like Colbert's previous book I Am America (and so can you!) . I didn't realize it was written as a picture book. While the cadence of the language lends itself to reading the book aloud, I don't think...
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