Synopses & Reviews
and#8220;Baker's cartoon-like paintings bubble over with humor.and#8221;and#8212;Publishers Weekly
Mr. Green loves guessing games.and#160;And he has a plan to guess the number of gumballs in a GIANT gumball machine!and#160;So does Mrs. Green. Her plan involves luck, butand#160;Mr. Green's planand#160;involvesand#160;luck and math skills.and#160;Will they both be winners? And what would they do if they won all those gumballs?
The uproarious alligator antics continue in thisand#160;Level 2 Green Light Reader.
Praise for MAY I PLEASE HAVE A COOKIE?:
For kids just starting to read, this cheerful title in the Scholastic Reader series is a combination of very simple sentences and bright, clear, colorful illustrations. Kids will like the cozy story and the endearing alligator characters.
A sequel to the bestselling Level 1 Scholastic Reader MAY I PLEASE HAVE A COOKIE?
Alfie, an adorable alligator, writes a letter to Grandma all by himself. He addresses the letter, stamps it, and mails it.
Alfie waits and waits for a response. Will Grandma write back?
The most affable alligator couple in town, Mr. and Mrs. Green, are up to their eyeballs in gumballs in thisand#160;Level 2 Green Light Readerand#160;involving a guessing game, prizes, good luck, and a littleand#160;math savvy.and#160;Humorous, easy-to-read text builds fluency and confidence.
About the Author
Keith Baker has written and illustrated many well-loved picture books and early chapter books, including several aboutandnbsp;the charming and lovable Mr. and Mrs. Green. Two of his best-known picture books, Hide and Snake and Who Is the Beast?,andnbsp;are about animals.andnbsp;He lives in Seattle, Washington.