1300 187 187
Let's Count Goats! - Mem Fox


Published: 25th October 2010
Ships: 5 to 9 business days
5 to 9 business days
RRP $19.95

This Mem Fox buy-in from Simon and Schuster has a wonderful, rollicking, rhyming text reminiscent of WHERE IS THE GREEN SHEEP? And just like the super successful Green Sheep, early readers will be memorising the simple text - as well as honing their numeracy skills with all the crazy goats to count!

About The Authors

Mem Fox has written over 25 books for adults and children including Possum Magic, which has sold over three million copies and is the bestselling picture book ever in Australia. Mem has been presented with many awards including an AM in the 1993 Australia Day Honours for services to the cultural life of Australia; an SA Great Award for Literature in 2001; the Prime Minister's Centenary Medal in 2003; and she was shortlisted for the Australian of the Year in 2004. She worked as an Associate Professor of Literacy Studies in the School of Education at Flinders University, South Australia for twenty-four years and is now an international literacy consultant.

Mem's recent books with Penguin include Where is the Green Sheep?, Hunwick's Egg, A Particular Cow, Where The Giant Sleeps, Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes, Hello Baby!, The Goblin and the Empty Chair  and A Giraffe in the Bath. She lives in Adelaide, Australia.

Mem Fox's books are like a warm blanket; they have a way of making the world seem a little cosier. Sunday Age

Jan Thomas has written and illustrated numerous American picture books including Rhyming Dust Bunnies, Here Comes the Big, Mean Dust Bunny!, Can You Make a Scary Face? and What Will the Fat Cat Sit On?

She lives in Socorro, New Mexico, with one husband, two sons and two rambunctious dogs.


by PowerReviews
Let's Count Goats!

(based on 1 review)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars



  • 4 Stars



  • 3 Stars



  • 2 Stars



  • 1 Stars



Reviewed by 1 customer

Displaying review 1

Back to top


Another great Mem Fox book

By Grandma

from Sydney' Australia

About Me Bookworm

Verified Buyer


  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Easy To Understand
  • Informative
  • Inspirational
  • Relevant
  • Well Written


    Best Uses

    • Gift
    • Younger Readers

    Comments about Let's Count Goats!:

    I read it with my two and a half year old Granddaughter.
    The illustrations intrigue her as there is so much to find on each page. She laughs and is beginning to count the goats and wants me to read this book several times.
    I cannot see anything that is not great about this book.

    Comment on this review

    ISBN: 9780670075058
    ISBN-10: 0670075051
    Audience: Children
    Format: Hardcover
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 36
    Published: 25th October 2010
    Dimensions (cm): 26.0 x 22.4  x 0.9
    Weight (kg): 26.0