Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears (Hardcover)

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By Emily Gravett, Emily Gravett (Illustrator)
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Description


Spiders: Little Mouse is afraid of them (arachnophobia).

Shadows: Little Mouse is afraid of those (sciaphobia).

In fact, Little Mouse is afraid of everything. Join her as she faces her fears and records them in her journal - and discovers that even the biggest people are afraid of some things.

About the Author


Emily Gravett is the two-time winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal with Wolves and Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears.  Her internationally award-winning picture books include Meerkat Mail, Tidy and Old Hat.  She has illustrated bestselling fiction, including Matt Haig's Evie and the Animals and and a recent full-colour edition of Quidditch Through the Ages

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Emily Gravett is the two-time winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal with Wolves and Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears.  Her internationally award-winning picture books include Meerkat Mail, Tidy and Old Hat.  She has illustrated bestselling fiction, including Matt Haig's Evie and the Animals and and a recent full-colour edition of Quidditch Through the Ages

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Praise For…


"This clever book will engage and amuse kids and their grownups--though perhaps not the faint of heart."
— Horn Book

* "Through one-on-one sharing or personal perusal, readers will clamor to relive this small hero's adventures."
— School Library Journal, starred review

"[A] new twist on the genre...The reveal at he end will provide a welcome relief and spontaneous laughter."
— Bookpage

"Encouraging children to face their anxieties can be a fearsome endeavor; this may be just the ticket."
— Booklist

* "Timorous Mouse doesn't vanquish the worries but does weather the dangers, revealing a tiny final smile at an unexpected turnabout."
— Kirkus Reviews, starred review

* "Whether or not they choose to face their own fears, kids will feel that a chord has been struck--and they'll savor spicing up their budding vocabularies."
— Publishers Weekly, starred review
Product Details
ISBN: 9781416959304
ISBN-10: 1416959300
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: September 9th, 2008
Pages: 32
Language: English