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Ice Cream Summer

By Patricia Tauzer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Whimsical art and ice cream tie in summer learning and fun.

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Whimsical watercolors, silly wordplay, and ice cream cones everywhere -- how could this splendidly satisfying book go wrong? Author-illustrator Peter Sis has created the perfect, deliciously energetic kickoff to a summer of fun and tasty frozen treats that stimulate the mind as well as the virtual taste buds.

Kids will spend hours poring over the pages of ICE CREAM SUMMER, searching for the clever ways ice cream cones are used in the illustrations, doing the problems Joe suggests, thinking up new exotic names for their favorite flavors, and learning about the history of ice cream. Besides that, they'll love Joe and his grandpa and root for their climb to the top of ice cream peak.

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