Charlie & Mouse: Book 1 (Classic Childrens Book, Illustrated Books for Children) (Hardcover)
Four hilarious children's stories, two inventive brothers, one irresistible and award-winning beginner chapter book. Join Charlie and Mouse as they talk to lumps, take the neighborhood to a party, sell some rocks, and invent the bedtime banana. With imagination and humor, Laurel Snyder and Emily Hughes paint a lively picture of brotherhood that children will relish in a beginning chapter book format; making this a perfect book for young readers graduating from picture books.
About the Author
Laurel Snyder is the author of many books for children. She lives and writes in a small yellow house in Atlanta, Georgia, which she shares with her husband and two sons.
Emily Hughes is an illustrator (and sometimes writer) who lives in windy Brighton, England.
"Charlie and Mouse has to be one of our favorites of the entire year, so far. It so easily elicits giggles!"--The Children's Book Review
"Delightful" - School Library Connection
Washington Post Best Children's Books of the Year
Read On Wisconsin! State Reading List 2018-2019
Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year
"You can't get much sweeter than these two irresistible brothers who make their own fun." --Common Sense Media
"Utterly endearing."--Julie Danielson, Kirkus Reviews
"Sweet and funny."--The Wall Street Journal
"Relatable and endearing with a touch of humor."--Imagination Soup
"Plenty of repetition, short sentences, and wide spacing provide effective scaffolding for beginning readers."-The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
"Four ebullient linked stories introduce the two eponymous brothers and their down-to-earth family."--Publishers Weekly, starred review
"A top-notch early reader, with words and art in perfect step."-Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"Filled to the brim with sincere, slice-of-life sibling moments."-The Horn Book Magazine
This is a wild story -- from beginning to end. There isn't another dystopian book like it and it truly is about a quest to find one's self. And with a grand twist that no one will see coming, this propulsive book will resonate with you long after the last page. Highly recommended. - Maureen