In a sweet-and-silly picture book starring Mercer Mayer's popular Little Critter, we see Little Critter and his grandfather head for a shopping expedition in the city. Little Critter is a big help to his grandfather, holding his hand in the store so his grandfather won't get lost, teaching him how to go up and down escalators, and even showing him how to use chopsticks in the Chinese restaurant where they have lunch. Self-confident Little Critter is as funny as ever -- and lucky to have a patient, understanding grandfather.
Family fun and love are in abundance when Little Critter and his grandfather head to the big city! Little Critter sure is little, but hes a big help to his grandfather. Little Critter holds his hand so his grandfather doesnt get lost, demonstrates how to go up and down the stores escalator, and even shows grandpa how to use chopsticks for the first time! This sweet and charming picture book is perfect for children ages 3 to 7.
MERCER MAYER began writing and illustrating children's books in 1966, and since then, he has published over 300 titles. Readers can open almost any of his award-winning books and out may pop dragons, cuddly monsters, wonderful creatures, and endearing critters. Drawing from his own childhood adventures for inspiration, Mayer created one of childrens books most cherished characters, Little Critter. He currently lives in Connecticut.