*"Scheffler's engaging illustrations, Donaldson's irresistible rhyming text and repeated refrains make this a winning read-aloud." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
*"Donaldson and Scheffler's poignant, suspenseful profile....could become a December perennial." —Publishers Weekly, starred review
"The easy cadence, with a rolling structure and uncomplicated rhymes, will make this endearing picture book a fun read-along." —Booklist
This is a rhyming story that would be great read aloud in a classroom.
If you enjoyed other books by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, such as The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child, or Room On The Broom, then this one is for you.
I would highly recommend this book for anyone who appreciates humor and love of family.
Julia Donaldson is one of the best children's book authors I have ever read. This one has a Christmas twist at the end so it works for a Christmas gift. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Rk
My 4 year old granddaughter laughed and laughed while her Mom read this Christmas book. Her favorite book of the season.
my grandson, who picks up a stick where ever he walks, loves the book.Published 24 days ago by golf hack
Not as good as some of her other books like The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom but good enough to keep my kids engaged. Beautiful illustrations. Read morePublished 26 days ago by Nadi21
A cute book with rhyming lines. I added this book on recommendations from others for their Christmas reading. Read morePublished 1 month ago by karen kisselstein
We all love the cute illustrations and rhymes. Definitely a great purchase!Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
My 3 year old son adores all Julia Donaldson's books. I guess we are big fans of her books too.Published 1 month ago by Costin