Chronicle Books, Hardcover, 9781452110226, 40pp.
Publication Date: May 30, 2012
Tom Lichtenheld has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including "Cloudette" and "Bridget s Beret". He is also the illustrator of the "New York Times "bestselling books, "Duck! Rabbit!" and "Shark vs. Train". 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