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Grade Level: JK-Gr3
Producer: Weston Woods
Closed Captioned: Yes
Running Time: 8 mins
Country of Origin: United States
Study Guide: Yes

Copyright Date: 2012
Available in French: No

by Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead (Roaring Brook) - 

Amos McGee is a zookeeper who always makes time for his animal friends. One day, when his sniffles and sneezes prevent him from going to the zoo, he receives some unexpected guests.

This is a gently humorous tale of friendship and dedication.

Narrated by David de Vries.
Directed by Cha-Pow! 
Includes an interview with Philip and Erin Stead.
DVD features read-along, closed-caption subtitles or no text at all.


For the Book:
Caldecott Medal Book
ALA Notable Book
Charlotte Zolotow Award & Honour Book
Bank Street, Best Children’s Book of the Year

Related Documents:
Study Guide