About the Book
Good news, Rabbit and Mouse are going on a picnic. Bad news, it is starting to rain. Good news, Rabbit has an umbrella. Bad news, the stormy winds blow the umbrella (and Mouse!) into a tree. So begins this clever story about two friends with very different dispositions. Full color.
Good news, Rabbit and Mouse are going on a picnic. Bad news, it is starting to rain. Good news, Rabbit has an umbrella. Bad news, the stormy winds blow the umbrella (and Mouse!) into a tree.
So begins this clever story about two friends with very different dispositions. Using just four words, Jeff Mack has created a text with remarkable flair that is both funny and touching, and pairs perfectly with his energetic, and hilarious, illustrations.
Good news, this is a book kids will clamor to read again and again!
A fun book about looking at the bright side of things - GeekDad
A gentle, entertaining way to bring up the concept of looking for the positive. - Design Mom
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Good for storytimes or independent reading - School Library Journal
Good news, this isn't just a book about attitude, it also hits home the message about the importance of friendship. Bad news, there really isn't any bad news about this delightful book - Bookends, a Booklist Blog
May feature just four short words, but it's extra-long on heart- Daily Candy Kids
Sometimes the most brilliant picture books can teach us more in fewer words than even great literature can. Good News, Bad News is one of those books. - WABC-TV
This offering is, to borrow the rabbit's two words, good news. - The Horn Book Magazine
Very cute... I also appreciated that there were a few good messages thrown in about friendship and the power of staying positive! - BookingMama
Will allow you to teach lessons about the importance of a good attitude - SavvyAuntie
Young listeners are certain to clamor for this one again and again . . . and that is good news. - Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
44 Books that Teach Sympathy - Common Sense Media
About the Author
Jeff Mack is the author and illustrator of many books for young readers including Hush Little Polar Bear
, Frog and Fly
, and Clueless McGee
. He lives carefree in Western Massachusetts where all the clouds have silver linings and everyone's glass is half-full. Visit him online at www.jeffmack.com.