"An inventive book for young readers that will delight anyone whose imagination is intact." -- -- ALA Booklist (starred review)
"Show-stopping sleight of pen." -- -- Kirkus Review --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Ann Jonas has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including Color Dance, Reflections, and Round Trip, which was an ALA Notable Book and a "New York Times" Best Illustrated Book. She is a graduate of Cooper Union and has worked as a graphic designer for many years with her husband, Donald Crews. They live in upstate New York.
One of the best kids' picture books out there. Kids of all ages love reading and figuring out this book. Read morePublished 19 days ago by hola shoppers
I read this book to my children when they were little from the library and they saw it on Reading Rainbow. Read morePublished 1 month ago by malka monroe
This is like getting 2 stories in one book. The unusual black and white illustrations are well done and hold the interest of children 3-8. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Shoe Shopper
Loved this book growing up. Love sharing it with my son. Wish there were more books like this one!Published 1 month ago by ellen
I was introduced to this book when I was in graduate school in Missouri. I always introduce other elementary teacher to it. My students have always loved it.Published 4 months ago by Karen Lacher
I love this book from my childhood, it is super creative. And unrelated to the book, Ann Jones totally rocked an eye patch when she was alive which makes the book better in some... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Sara O.
Favourite book growing up in the 80's. So glad to have found it for my children :)Published 5 months ago by Lauren