Library Mouse A Friends Tale by Daniel Kirk
  

Synopsis

Library Mouse A Friends Tale by Daniel Kirk

Sam the library mouse is back! In this new book, Sam makes friends with a student working on a book-making project in the library. The student writes a story of his own that Sam illustrates. A wonderful tale about the power of stories and creativity. Celebrated writer and illustrator Daniel Kirk brings to life the joys of reading, writing, and sharing in this all-new Library Mouse adventure. Sam the Library Mouse loves to write, and the children love his little books, which he leaves on the library shelves for them to find. But no one at the library has ever met him. When Tom can't find a partner for a book-making assignment and finds Sam's secret hole behind the children's reference section, will the pair be able to work together, or is Sam's secret identity spoiled forever? A heartwarming tale about collaboration and creative ambitions, this book will enchant any young aspiring author or illustrator. Awards and praise for Library Mouse include Parenting magazine Book of the Year, IRA Teachers' Choice, Bill Martin Jr. Picture Book, Award nominee, NAPPA Gold Award, and Book Sense Pick [Star Symbol]. 'Ready-made to introduce a classroom writing activity...this is fun, fun, fun' - Booklist , starred review. 'Kirk's gouache illustrations lend warmth to his tale, which should encourage young would-be writers' - Kirkus Reviews . 'An excellent premise...engaging, expressive...' - School Library Journal .

About the Author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Daniel Kirk
More books by Daniel Kirk

Publisher

Harry N. Abrams, Inc. an imprint of Abrams

Publication date

22nd February 2010

ISBN

9780810989306


It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think to

Lorraine Woods

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk

I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

It’s a community united by a passion for books and promoting the best there is in children’s literature.

Sam Bateman and family

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi

I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools