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When Mama tries to put her little chicks to bed, they... run wild! Here, we have five little chicks who can’t seem to sleep after being tucked into bed. When Mama Hen decides to join in the fun, how will the chicks react? How does Mama run wild? To be released on January 25th, 2011.

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Chicks Run Wild

by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen.

Illustrated by Ward Jenkins.

Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Super Important Book Details:

Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, January 25, 2011

Hardcover, 32 pages

ISBN-10: 1442406739

ISBN-13: 9781442406735

Grades: P - 1

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Inside the Book

Chicks In-Progress

Hidden Stuff

Hey look - the chicks are on Facebook!