Chronicle Books, Hardcover, 9781452110226, 40pp.
Publication Date: May 2012
Tom Lichtenheld is the author and illustrator of What Are You So Grumpy About?, What's with This Room?, and Everything I Know About Pirates and the illustrator of his first two collaborations with Amy Krouse Rosenthal, The OK Book and It's Not Fair! He lives in Geneva, Illinois.
"A great way to think about the sounds our words make - with a fun twist!" - SavvyAuntie.com
"Wumbers takes the concept behind text-messaging shorthand and repurposes it into an interactive read-aloud that both kids and grown-ups can enjoy." - School Library Journal
"This book can be the center of family fun" - Chicago Tribune
"Pure fun, from 1 to 80, this book by the creators of Duck! Rabbit! once again makes us see things differently... will launch as many imaginations as the wumber of young people who read this book " - Shelf Awareness for Readers
"Playful!" - The Wall Street Journal
"In short, it's simply 1derful." - Daily Candy Kids
"Clever" - Kirkus Reviews
"Characters have conversations that readers of all skill levels will delight in decoding. " - Publishers Weekly