"It's a clever way to validate cultural differences as well as introduce some number concepts, but children are not likely to understand just what the Letters' parochialism and exaggerated pomposity are lampooning. (Picture book. 6-8)"
The creators of The War Between the Vowels and the Consonants (1996) follow up with an equally bombastic excursion to the land of Wontoo, whose number-shaped inhabitants are either orderly and even-tempered, or fond of odd dress and behavior.
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