Amy Krouse Rosenthal is a New York Times bestselling author of books for children and grown-ups. Her children's books include Plant a Kiss (illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds); Little Pea and This Plus That (Jen Corace); Cookies: Bit-Size Life Lessons (Jane Dyer); Duck! Rabbit!, The OK Book, Yes Day!, and Exclamation Mark (Tom Lichtenheld); Spoon and Chopsticks (Scott Magoon); The Wonder Book (Paul Schmid); Uni the Unicorn (Brigette Barrager); and Awake Beautiful Child (Gracia Lam). Her work for grown-ups includes the memoir Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life and the film project The Beckoning of Lovely. Amy lives online at www.whoisamy.com and for real in Chicago.
Jen Corace is an artist and freelance illustrator who lives and works in Providence, Rhode Island. Originally from the suburbs of southern New Jersey, she eventually made her way to the Rhode Island School of Design and graduated with a BFA in illustration. Jen has previously collaborated with Amy Krouse Rosenthal on Little Pea, Little Hoot, and Little Hoot.
We are great fans of Amy Rosenthal's. I purchased this book for the sibling at a baby shower. She seemed to like it. I read it to her and it held her attention too.Published 11 months ago by Mary P. Edwards
my grand niece loved this book! she's 6. she loved the way the equations make sense to her. me too.Published 11 months ago by alexa
it was recommended to me by my kid's teacher and it was a good buy. It's simple for kids but makes them think about mathPublished 13 months ago by Logan T Jennings
I am a literacy specialist and just received this book and I LOVE IT. This book lends itself to a variety of lesson plan ideas. Read morePublished 18 months ago by C. Osborn
This is one of my favs!!!! There's a lot of cute lessons within and it's a creative way to present them!!!! Read morePublished 19 months ago by Party
I purchased this book for a bright 4-year-old who seems to be fond of words. I hope he can puzzle through the WHY of "This plus that" or failing that, he can work through... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Lifelong reader
I want to frame every page of this book. It's beautiful, sweet, charming, smart, engaging, lovely. It sets up a basic understanding of "reading" mathematical symbols, but... Read morePublished 21 months ago by M. Campbell
This is a simple story and simple words with a great big message for all children! A must reread periodically with lots of discussion!!Published 22 months ago by Kathleen A. Burke