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If You Give a Mouse a Cookie (Hardcover) by Laura Numeroff

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Specifications

Dimensions (Overall): 9 Inches (H) x 8.3 Inches (W) x .4 Inches (D)

Weight: .6 Pounds

Number of Pages: 32

Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Sub-Genre: Humorous Stories, Animals / Mice + Hamsters + Guinea Pigs + etc., Concepts / General

Series Title: If You Give?

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books

Author: Laura Numeroff

Age Range: 4-8 Years

Language: English

Street Date: May 1, 1985
TCIN: 11292850
UPC: 9780060245863
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-1329
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported

Description



About the Book



"If you give a mouse a cookie, he's going to ask for a glass of milk. When you give him the milk, he'll probably ask you for a straw. . . ". So begins this delightful story about an energetic mouse and an accommodating little boy. Full-color illustrations.



Book Synopsis



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. Sure to inspire giggles and requests to read it again!

The award-winning If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, one of the most beloved children's books of all time, is from the #1 New York Times bestselling team Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond. Other favorites in this series include:

  • If You Give a Cat a Cupcake
  • If You Give a Dog a Donut
  • If You Give a Moose a Muffin
  • If You Give a Pig a Pancake
  • If You Give a Pig a Party



From the Back Cover



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



"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

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