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The teeny-weeny unicorn  Cover Image Book Book

The teeny-weeny unicorn / Shawn Harris.


Once upon a time, in a land where horses were mythical beasts, there lived a unicorn—a Teeny-Weeny Unicorn. He lived with his family in a palace—one that was extra-large for him, full of extra-large rugs and extra-large food. And when his brother and sister played chess, they used him in place of a pawn. When it’s just too much to take, Teeny-Weeny Unicorn runs away—and has a chance encounter with a salty gnome. It's then that he suddenly starts to wonder... IS he teeny weeny? Or is he just the right size? Every kid will relate to Teeny-Weeny Unicorn, as he figures out how to live in a world not made for his stature. With wit and charm, as well as delightful illustrations, Shawn Harris creates a modern classic made for sharing—be it at bedtime or on a story time rug.  --Amazon.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593571880
  • ISBN: 0593571886
  • ISBN: 9780593571897
  • ISBN: 0593571894
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2024.

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8 Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers.
Grades K-1 Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers.
Subject: Unicorns > Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Philosophical concept) > Juvenile fiction.
Self-realization > Juvenile fiction.
Unicorns > Juvenile fiction.
Size > Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Self-realization > Juvenile fiction.
Gnomes > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 11 of 18 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at James Memorial Public Library System.


  • 0 current holds with 18 total copies.
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