This special collection features four entertaining stories about fair play ("I Didn't Know That," "That's Not Fair," "Just a Little Different," "The School Play") and uses words and phrases to help children who are developing reading abilities. As always, the beloved and internationally acclaimed Little Critter character is the center of attention and action.
This special collection features four entertaining stories about fair play — That's Not Fair, I Didn't Know That, Just a Little Different, and The School Play — and uses words and phrases to help children develop reading abilities. As always, Mayer's beloved and internationally acclaimed Little Critter character is at the center of the attention and action.
Mercer Mayer is one of the most prolific, talented, beloved, and bestselling children's book authors and illustrators of all time. He began writing and illustrating children’s books in 1966, and since that time, he has published over 300 titles. Open almost any of the award-winning author/illustrator's books, and out may pop dragons, cuddly monsters, wonderful creatures, and endearing critters. His legendary books and quintessential characters are classic favorites of kids and families around the globe and address timeless subjects that every child experiences, such as going to the dentist or being scared of big thunderstorms. Not only do the books provide great lessons, but Mr. Mayer also inserts his gentle humor into the books to show how the adorable critter and monster characters deal with common issues — thus providing wonderful child development and socialization skills support within creative story-telling venues. Hometown: Roxbury, Connecticut.