"On a dark, dark night"
"On an old, old farm"
"In a rickety, crickety"
"Tumbledown barn, "
"Everyone slept peacefully-"
"But not the flea . . ."
A delightfully silly barnyard tale-now in paperback
What happens when a flea gets a bad case of the sniffles? Utter pandemonium in the barnyard This rollicking picture book follows a lovable flea and his exceptional sneeze through the mayhem. Before the night is over, every animal-from the mouse to the cow-has something to say. Will the animals ever fall back to sleep?
Lynn Downey's quirky text and Karla Firehammer's charming pictures make this a winning story for preschool children.
About the Author
Lynn Downey is the author of Most Loved Monster among other books for young readers. She lives with her husband and three sons in Hempstead, Maryland.Karla Firehammer is the illustrator of If the Shoe Fits and At Grandma's. She lives in Lenexa, Kansas, with her dogs, cat, and an occasional flea.
"Even better, their positions change from one spread to the next. Preschoolers will eagerly point out each animal with the repeat mentions of the barn's residents." - Publishers Weekly
For Ages: 3+ years old
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1st May 2005
Publisher: Henry Holt & Company Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 25.4 x 0.51
Weight (kg): 0.14
Edition Number: 1