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Interrupting Chicken, Book 1

By Monica Mehta, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Funny award-winning book imparts gentle manners lesson.

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age 3+

Based on 1 parent review

age 3+

Fun book for creative storytelling.

We got this book as a birthday gift and really enjoy it. My son is an interrupter so he laughs at the chicken. This book is fun to allow the child to continue the story and provide their own "interruption".

Is It Any Good?

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It's a challenge to tell a funny book about bedtime, but young readers will definitely laugh as they hear about how the little chicken keeps interrupting her dad as he reads to her. The drawings, done in brightly colored watercolor, crayon, pen, and ink, bring the chicken's bedtime antics to life as she jumps on her bed, runs around her room, and does everything except sleep. The sweet ending of the story will warm parents' and kids' hearts alike.

The funny, brightly-colored illustrations, done with watercolor, water-soluble crayon, pen and ink, bring the chicken's antics to life.

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