Laura Numeroff explores the big and not-so-big highlights of childhood in this collection of humorous poems written from a child's point of view. A birthday party, trick-or-treating on Halloween, a sleepover with a friend and more are presented in short, punchy verses perfect for reading aloud. Tim Bowers's artwork, which effortlessly blends fantasy and reality, is perfectly suited to the silly string of ponderings.
Laura Numeroff is the author of the best-selling modern classic If You Give a Mouse a Cookie and the popular What Mommies Do Best and its sequels. She lives in Los Angeles, California. Tim Bowers began his illustrating career working as an artist for Hallmark Cards. In 1986 he illustrated his first picture book, The Toy Circus by Jan Wahl. Since then, he has illustrated more than twenty books for children. Mr. Bowers lives with his family in Granville, Ohio.