HAPPY HALLOWEEN, STINKY FACE by Lisa McCourt

HAPPY HALLOWEEN, STINKY FACE

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Age Range: 4 - 7

KIRKUS REVIEW

Long-time collaborators McCourt and Moore offer another holiday Stinky Face book. In this one, the usual pattern is repeated: Stinky Face asks his mother a host of “what ifs” concerning everything from people turning into butterflies to people in cat costumes being rescued by faux firefighters. As the story line is so familiar, it’s important that the tale is kept somewhat fresh by Moore’s illustrations, and she comes up with some very creative Halloween outfits for Stinky Face and his friends. The illustrations seem to have grown larger over the series, making it easier to use the book in a storytime situation. One can never have too many Halloween picture books, and readers already familiar with Stinky Face and his imaginative fears will enjoy this one. (Picture book. 4-7)

Pub Date: Aug. 1st, 2007
ISBN: 978-0-439-77977-7
Page count: 32pp
Publisher: Cartwheel/Scholastic
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Kirkus Reviews Issue: July 15th, 2007




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