The Jellybeans and the Big Dance (Hardcover)

By Laura Numeroff, Nate Evans, Lynn Munsinger (Illustrator)

ABRAMS, 9780810993525, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2008

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Description

Read this sweet New York Times bestselling series from the author of If You Give a Pig a Pancake, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, If You Give a Mouse a Brownie, and other beloved books.

Friendship comes in many flavors in the launch of a charming new series by Laura Numeroff, Nate Evans, and Lynn Munsinger.

Just as jellybeans are different colors and flavors, each character in this heartwarming friendship story has a personality and pizzazz that young readers will love.

Emily loves to dance and can't wait to meet the other girls in her class, who are sure to be just like her. But instead she meets Nicole, a tomboy who would rather be playing soccer; Bitsy, who loves arts and crafts; and Anna, a shy bookworm who has no interest at all in dancing. Realizing that they have to work together to make their dance recital a success, the girls learn to love each other's differences and strengths as they band together and name their group the Jellybeans

The latest picture book by beloved bestselling authors Laura Numeroff and Nate Evans is as sweet as sugar and features four adorable characters that all children will relate to. With joyful illustrations by Lynn Munsinger that dance off the page, The Jellybeans and the Big Dance will inspire readers to dance, prance, and boogie-woogie to the beat of their own drum.
F&P level: K
F&P genre: F.


About the Author

Laura Numeroff is the New York Times bestselling author of If You Give a Mouse a Cookie and When Sheep Sleep. She lives in Los Angeles, California. Nate Evans is the co-author of Sherman Crunchley and Humpty Dumpty, Jr., Hard-Boiled Detective. He lives in Statesboro, Georgia. Lynn Munsinger is the illustrator of the bestselling books What Mommies Do Best and What Daddies Do Best, also by Laura Numeroff. She lives in Boston, Massachusetts.
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