Starred Review, The Horn Book Magazine, July & August 2009:
“Using humor perfectly tuned for the two- to five-year-old audience, Sierra and Sweet’s alphabet book will capture the attention of the younger end . . . as well as the older.’”
About the Author
’s knack at telling stories in rhyme is impressively demonstrated in her E. B.White Read-Aloud Award winner, Wild About Books
; in Born to Read
and in Thelonius Monster’s Sky-High Fly Pie.
She lives in Eugene, Oregon. Melissa Sweet
is the illustrator of many acclaimed children’s books, including her collaboration with Judy Sierra on Schoolyard Rhymes
. She is also the author and illustrator of Carmine: A Little More Red
. She lives in Rockport, Maine.