Illustrated by :Dusan Petricic
Form detail:Picture book
Audience:Juvenile: Age (years) 4 - 7, Grade (CAN) P - 2, Grade (US) P - 2, Reading age 4 - 7
Dimensions:3.37in x 3.37 x 0.09 in | 20 gr
Page Count:32 pages
Whenever Jule Ann goes outside, a Mud Puddle jumps on her and gets her muddy all over. But she defeats it with cheerful ingenuity and two bars of smelly yellow soap. As in all Munsch stories, kids are the heroes!
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.
humor; monsters/giants; problem solving; adventure; conflict resolution
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.
Duan Petricic’s brilliant illustrations have appeared around the world in newspapers, magazines and award-winning picture books including The Man With the Violin, Mattland, and My Toronto. Duan lives in Zemun, Serbia.
“Young preschoolers will love the mucky action and detail.”- Booklist, 10/12
“A perfect example of how Munsch’s stories can elicit joy from, and provide amusement to, both younger and older readers all over the globe.”- CM Reviews, 10/12
“As always, a delightful Robert Munsch story.”—Resource Links, 12/12- Resource Links
“Whether you are a long-time fan of the incredible Robert Munsch or not, you will surely enjoy this clever tale.”- Provo Library Children’s Book Review, 02/15/13
“This book is sure to be popular with fans of Robert Munsch, young and old.”- Quebec Library Association, 08/13
“[Petricic’s art] gives it a fresh look for young readers and will delight a new audience.”- Sal’s Fiction Addiction, 08/31/12