Grades PreK - 3
Grade level Equivalent: Not Available
Lexile® Measure: Not Available
DRA: Not Available
Guided Reading: Not Available
Type of Book: Moveable Book
- Ghosts, Monsters, Vampires, Witches
- Pirates and Swashbucklers
About This Book
In this amazing book, the legendary Maurice Sendak re-invents himself yet again with his first ever pop-up book! A little boy is looking for his mommy. In each incredible page-spread he encounters a variety of familiar monsters. Is the boy scared? Of course not! Does he find his mommy at the end? Of course!
Perfect for reading aloud and sharing with babies, toddlers, and monster-lovers of all ages, this book — like all Sendak's books — is satisfying on many levels. A must-have addition to every library story-hour and every children's bookshelf.
Praise for Mommy?
* "Sendak's first foray into the world of pop-up books is a brilliant success." — Kirkus, starred review
* "This pop-up tour de force abounds with humor, vibrant artwork, and visual fireworks." — School Library Journal, starred review
* "Children who get the better of monsters are a Sendak specialty." — Publishers Weekly, starred review
A New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2006
A 2006 Nick Jr. Family Magazine Best Book of the Year
A Kirkus Best Book of 2006
A 2006 Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award Winner