The freshness of the If You Give a... series is diminished only slightly as the sequels pile up. The dazed and earnest look on the face of the mouse's long-suffering friend makes a marvelous foil for the mouse's high-spirited expressions. Adult readers will chuckle as they recognize the ephemeral passions of a child, while children will simply love the unfolding chain of events. A perfect Christmas read-aloud for the impetuous youngster on your list. (Ages 4 to 8) --Emilie Coulter
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Ah, another IF book -- and such a neat blend of cover, illustrations and storyline. I'm so glad the author didn't feel it necessary to rhyme her lines, and they do have that easy... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Rob Natiuk
The book did not have its paper sleeve over the hard cover. I know the book came with a sleeve because this purchase was actually a replacement of our destroyed copy. Read morePublished 3 months ago by sara c traube
Such a cute book, and I love the activities! The CD is fantastic! Definitely recommend it for use in a primary classroom.Published 4 months ago by Stefani McCabe
I bought this as a gift for my granddaughter and she loves it! Felicia Bond captures mouse's expressions like no one else can. Read morePublished 5 months ago by The Barnesboro Dweller