Brand: HarperCollins

Product Code: 9780060245863

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Brief Description:
Relating the cycle of requests a mouse is likely to make after you give him a cookie takes the reader through a young child's day.


Marc Notes:
Sequel: If you give a moose a muffin.;Relating the cycle of requests a mouse is likely to make after you give him a cookie takes the reader through a young child's day.


Review Quotes:
"The rhythmic text and circular logic of the award-winning If You Give series makes this a favorite for kids and grown-ups alike."--Brightly


Jacket Description/Back:

If a hungry little traveler shows up at your house, you might want to give him a cookie. If you give him a cookie, he's going to ask for a glass of milk. He'll want to look in a mirror to make sure he doesn't have a milk mustache, and then he'll ask for a pair of scissors to give himself a trim....

The consequences of giving a cookie to this energetic mouse run the young host ragged, but young readers will come away smiling at the antics that tumble like dominoes through the pages of this delightful picture book.



Review Quotes:
"A light confection as suited for use in preschool story hours for beginning readers."--SLJ.


Publisher Marketing:
If a hungry little traveler shows up at your house, you might want to give him a cookie. If you give him a cookie, he's going to ask for a glass of milk. He'll want to look in a mirror to make sure he doesn't have a milk mustache, and then he'll ask for a pair of scissors to give himself a trim...


Publisher Marketing:

Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the award-winning If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, one of the most beloved children's books of all time, from the #1 New York Times bestselling team Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond.

If a hungry little mouse shows up on your doorstep, you might want to give him a cookie. And if you give him a cookie, he'll ask for a glass of milk. He'll want to look in a mirror to make sure he doesn't have a milk mustache, and then he'll ask for a pair of scissors to give himself a trim....

This book is a great first introduction to Mouse, the star of the If You Give... series and a perennial favorite among children. With its spare, rhythmic text and circular tale, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie is perfect for beginning readers and story time!



Review Citations:
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2001 pg. 268 (EAN 9780060245863, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2001 pg. 268 (EAN 9780060245863, Hardcover)
  • Wilson Children's Catalog 04/11/2019 (EAN 9780060245863, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2001 pg. 268 (EAN 9780060245870, Library Binding)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2001 pg. 268 (EAN 9780060245870, Library Binding)
  • Wilson Children's Catalog 04/11/2019 (EAN 9780060245870, Library Binding)

Contributor Bio:  Numeroff, Laura Joffe

Laura Numeroff is the author of many books for young readers in addition to the If You Give... series, including The Chicken Sisters and Laura Numeroff's 10-Step Guide to Living with Your Monster. She lives in Los Angeles, CA where she loves to ride horses, read biographies, and play with her pets. A portion of her royalties will be donated to First Book, a national nonprofit organization that promotes children's literacy.



Contributor Bio:  Bond, Felicia

Felicia Bond is both writer and illustrator of Tumble Bumble, The Day It Rained Hearts, the Poinsettia books, and many others. She painted the art for numerous other award-winning books, including those in the much loved If You Give . . . series and the contemporary classic Big Red Barn. She lived for many years in New York and currently lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.