Creepy Countdownby Charlotte Huck, Jos. A. Smith (Illustrator)
Start counting with One Tall Scarecrow. Go on to Two Lumpy Toads. How long will it take you to learn all these creepy couplets by heart? Not much longer than it will take you to count to ten and down
From one to tenand down again to one. And every number will make you shiver and shake. (Well, sometimes you will be shaking with laughter, but no matter.)
Start counting with One Tall Scarecrow. Go on to Two Lumpy Toads. How long will it take you to learn all these creepy couplets by heart? Not much longer than it will take you to count to ten and down again to one!
On you markget setGO!What do lumpy toads, hooting owls, furry bats, skinny witches, ghastly ghosts, yowling cats, and brave mice have in common? They all parade through the spine-tingling pages of Charlotte Huck's imaginative countdown and revel in an especially eerie night! But the mice get the last Boo (or maybe young readers do) in this enchanting book that goes from one to ten and back again, and dazzles with its ticklish scratchboard pictures. A positively creepy-crawly read-aloud for Halloween, storytime, and anytime!
- HarperCollins Publishers
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- Product dimensions:
- 12.18(w) x 10.17(h) x 0.36(d)
- Age Range:
- 3 - 7 Years
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We bought this book last Halloween and then put it away with the decorations. When we brought it out this year, our 3 year old wouldn't let us put it down. The drawings are first rate. Creepy enough for our 6 year old to enjoy, yet not too spooky for the 3 year old. A must!