Whoo Goes There?

Whoo Goes There?

By Jennifer A. Ericsson; Bert Kitchen (Illustrator)

Roaring Brook Press, Hardcover, 9781596433717, 40pp.

Publication Date: September 29, 2009


Whoo goes there? Whoo? In this mystical story of hunter and hunted, an owl listens for little creatures scurrying far below. Mouse? Squirrel? Rabbit? Or something else entirely? Stunning illustrations plus hypnotic text take readers on a suspenseful journey through night and nature.

About the Author
Jennifer Ericsson lives in Bow, New Hampshire.

Nature books for children are Bert Kitchen's specialty. He illustrated all the titles in Kingfisher's award-winning Animal Lives series.

Praise For Whoo Goes There?

“The predictive text and handsome pictures are just right for reading with preschoolers, who will surely chime in with some speculation and questions.” —Starred, School Library Journal

Kitchen’s artwork is very detailed; many of his meticulously drawn animals appear ready to walk right off the pages.” —Kirkus Reviews

“Not only an appealing ode to nighttime, this quiet story will also clue young children in to the often-unnoticed dramas of nature.” —Booklist Online