If You Give a Mouse a Cookie (If You Give...)

Laura Joffe Numeroff
From the #1 New York Times bestselling team Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond, the award-winning If You Give a Mouse a Cookie is one of the most beloved children's books of all time. This book is a great first introduction to Mouse, the star of the If You Give series and a perennial favorite among children. And with its spare, rhythmic text and circular tale, If You Give a Mouse a Cookie is perfect for beginning readers and story time!If a hungry little mouse shows up on your doorstep, you might want to give him a cookie. And if you give him a cookie, he'll ask for a glass of milk. He'll want to look in a mirror to make sure he doesn't have a milk mustache, and then he'll ask for a pair of scissors to give himself a trim...Supports the Common Core State Standards.


Reviewed: 2021-08-23


Reviewed: 2021-06-23


If you give a mouse a cookie of by Laura Numeroff tells a story of what happens to a boy who gives a mouse a cookie. The boy soon realizes that the mouse will want more than a cookie. Giving a mouse a cookie might seem like a simple act of kindness, but you never know where it might lead to. After all, milk has to go with a cookie, but somehow that leads to housework and even creating art. This is an amazing picturebook. The story is easy for children to follow and figuring out whats going to happen next.

Reviewed: 2019-05-28

School Library Journal and Kirkus: no issues, gr K-2

Common Sense media: no issues

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#ifyougiveamousea... I loved this book growing up so I had to add it to my list. This book is enjoyable for all ages.
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