Dirt + Water = Mud (Hardcover)

By Katherine Hannigan, Katherine Hannigan (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, 9780062345172, 40pp.

Publication Date: July 12, 2016

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Description

This exuberant picture book by Katherine Hannigan, the acclaimed and bestselling author of Ida B, is about math concepts, friendship, and imaginative play, and is told entirely in equations

A young girl and her dog spend the day playing in her backyard, where with her imagination--and a few helpful props--anything can happen. What do you get when you combine dirt and water? Mud What do you get when you take a sheet, a flowerpot, and a stick and make a costume? You transform yourself into Her Majesty, the queen A cape and a strong breeze turn the treehouse into an airplane. A sheet, a stick, and a pair of well-placed cat's ears turn the girl into a pirate At least until mutiny leaves her alone in her kiddie pool . . . surrounded by sharks Cheerful and action-packed illustrations and a combination of comic-like panels, conversation bubbles, sound effects, and full-page illustrations make Dirt + Water = Mud particularly appealing for new readers.

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