This utterly clever and fun story is the perfect read aloud!When Cow gets her hooves on the farmer's car, she takes it for a wild ride through the country. Moooo! But a bump in the road brings this joy ride to a troublesome end. Moo-moo. . . . Has Cow learned her lesson about living life in the fast lane? Moo? The Geisel Award winning creators tell a complete story with just one word--MOO--in this imaginative picture book that will have readers laughing one moment and on the edge of their seats the next, as it captures the highs and lows of a mischievous cow's very exciting day.
Author: David Larochelle
Publisher: Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 10.90h x 10.00w x 0.60d
Award: Minnesota Book Award - Winner
Award: Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award - Nominee
Award: Star of the North Picture Book Award - Winner
Kirkus Reviews 07/15/2013
Publishers Weekly 07/29/2013
School Library Journal 08/01/2013 pg. 80
Booklist 09/01/2013 pg. 125
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 11/01/2013 pg. 165 - Book Of Special Distinction
Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2014 - Recommended, Satisfactory
About the Author
DAVID LAROCHELLE has been writing and illustrating books since 1988. His books include The End, which received four starred reviews and The Best Pet of All, which received two starred reviews. His other titles have won numerous awards, including the Sid Fleischman Humor Award, the SCBWI Golden Kite Honor Award, and the Minnesota Book Award. A former elementary school teacher, David enjoys solving puzzles, playing board games, and carving creative pumpkins, which you can view at his website www.davidlarochelle.comMIKE WOHNOUTKA is the illustrator of Can't Sleep Without Sheep, Jack's House, Cowboy Sam and Those Confounded Secrets, and The Wizzy Foot. A graduate of the Savannah College of Art and Design, Mike lives with his wife and two children in Minneapolis, Minnesota.