Illustrated by :Michael Martchenko
Form detail:Miniature book
Audience:Juvenile: Age (years) 4 - 7, Grade (CAN) K - 2, Grade (US) K - 2, Reading age 4 - 7
Dimensions:3.4in x 3.37 x 0.08 in | 20 gr
Page Count:32 pages
Jule Ann pounds on the bottom of a cookie jar, and a small dark lump bounces out. The Dark quickly gobbles up every shadow in sight, growing bigger with each one. Munsch’s plucky heroine resolves the perplexing problem with brilliant, spirited logic.
About the Annikin Series: Annikins are mini books made especially for children—small enough to fit into tiny hands and pockets. Each book measures 3 1/2" x 3 1/2" and contains full color pages.
conflict resolution; fantasy; humor; monsters/giants; problem-solving; adventure; early reading
Robert Munsch, author of such classics as The Paper Bag Princess and Thomas’ Snowsuit, is one of North America’s bestselling authors of children’s books.
Michael Martchenko is the award-winning illustrator of the Classic Munsch series and many other beloved children's books. He was born north of Paris, France, and moved to Canada when he was seven. He lives in Toronto with his wife, Patricia.