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Lars Klinting

Lars Klinting has written and/or illustrated more than twenty children's books. His beaver books have been translated into eighteen languages, sold more than 200,000 copies internationally, and won numerous awards. Like Harvey, Lars is very handy. He trained as a carpenter and also enjoys sewing, cooking, gardening, and painting.

Harvey the Painter

Handy Harvey

Lars Klinting
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Harvey is painting a cupboard with the help of his best friend, Chip. It ends up looking very colorful—and so does Chip! Readers will love following Harvey and Chip through the painting process. A...

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Harvey the Gardener

Handy Harvey

Lars Klinting
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Harvey wants to grow beans on his windowsill, and his friend Chip is eager to help. They soak the beans before planting them, then they water, watch, and wait--until the day they can pick fresh beans...

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Harvey the Carpenter

Handy Harvey

Lars Klinting
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Harvey's workshop is messy, so he decides to build a toolbox for storing his tools. He saws and sands, hammers and drills, until his toolbox is done--with only a few mishaps along the way.

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Harvey the Baker

Handy Harvey

Lars Klinting
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It's Harvey's birthday, so he and his friend Chip decide to bake a cake. Together, the two beavers find the ingredients, mix the batter, and bake a delicious cake.

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