Synopses & Reviews
In this charming companion to Mouse Paint,
Ellen Stoll Walsh introduces the concept of counting forward and backward in a suspenseful story that will keep young readers guessing. and#8220;The rhythm follows the illustrations in a glissando; one can almost hear the background music.and#8221;--The Horn Book
A hungry snake finds ten little mice and counts them into a jar for dinner. But the clever mice soon outwit the snake and "uncount" themselves--until they've all gotten away. "An unusually pleasing rehearsal of the numbers from one to ten."--"Kirkus Reviews." Full color.
About the Author
ELLEN STOLL WALSH is the author-illustrator of many popular books for children, including the successful Mouse Paint and Mouse Count books. She lives in upstate New York.