Robert Munsch is the author of more than 25 books for children including The Paper Bag Princes and Stephanie's Ponytail. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and studied to be a Jesuit priest before deciding to work with children instead. He taught in a variety of nursery schools and daycare centers while he earned an MA in Early Childhood Education. In 1975, Munsch and his wife, Ann, moved to Guelph, Ontario. The Munschs have three children: Julie, Andrew, and Tyya (see them all in Something Good!).
Michael Martchenko has illustrated over 30 books for children and has exhibited his work throughout North America. He has won numerous awards for design and illustration. He lives with his wife, Patricia, in Toronto.
I purchased this book for my friend's grandchild and it brought back some fabulous memories of my own two children. Adorable book and fabulous illustrations.Published 18 months ago by SIXTY AND STYLISH
I'm typically a fan of Munsch books, but I just can't get into this one. I don't like the main character's personality, nor did I find a moral to the story that I could teach to... Read morePublished on September 12, 2012 by KMG
Good book....was a tiny bit bent when arrived, but I believe that was done by the mailman bending it to fit it in the mailbox. Satisfied. Quick delivery.Published on September 26, 2010 by momofthree
The book came quickly, was in great shape and was all I could have asked for.Published on March 4, 2010 by Barbara Howley
As usual, this book is just a bit of nonsense, very over-the-top. That's what makes it so hysterical. 200 kids? 200 birthday cakes, 200 presents, 200 pizzas? Kids on the roof? Read morePublished on November 6, 2009 by Ulyyf