Hide and Sheep

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Simon and Schuster, May 3, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
32 Reviews
Farmer McFitt’s mischievous sheep have escaped! Who wants to stay on the farm when they could be shot out of a cannon at the circus or go surfing at the beach—they even pose as art in a museum! Can Farmer McFitt round up this rowdy bunch in time for a wooly surprise?

This rollicking, rhyming read-aloud will become a favorite counting and bedtime book for parents and kids. Bill Mayer’s energetic, expressive sheep are adorably silly, and his pictures are chock-full of hilarious details kids will love.
  

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Love the pictures--the sheep are adorable. - Goodreads
Somewhat befuddled ending, but good rhymes. - Goodreads
Fun rhymes; not my favorite illustrations. - Goodreads
The illustrations are fun, but nothing special. - Goodreads
Not a fan of the strangely outlined illustrations. - Goodreads
Funny illustrations. - Goodreads

Review: Hide and Sheep

User Review  - Kristy Isla - Goodreads

A rhyming and counting book about sheep. It starts with 10 sheep and goes all the way down to 1. It ties up nicely and the activities the sheep do are not familiar ones. However the illustrations are not as colorful and as bright as they could be. Read full review

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User Review  - Natalie Heavrin - Goodreads

This book made me laugh out loud! Everything the sheeps do is hilarious, and so are the pictures of them! This rhyming book counts down the sheep until it gets to one. When the farmer finally find them, he tells the reader to stop counting his sheep! Read full review

About the author (2011)

Andrea Beaty is the author of  Doctor Ted; Firefighter TedHush, Baby Ghostling; When Giants Come to Play; and Iggy Peck, Architect. As a kid, she spent her days being a detective, world explorer, movie star, and spy. Now, as a children's author, she spends her days pretty much the same way! She lives in the Chicago area. You can visit her online at andreabeaty.com.

Bill Mayer's work has appeared in major journal publications such as the New York Times magazine, National Geographic, Time magazine, Sports Illustrated, and the Wall Street Journal. He also created the Bright Eyes stamp series for the U.S. Postal Service, and has illustrated picture books such as All Aboard by Chris Demarest. Bill lives with his wife, a fellow artist, in Decatur, Georgia. For more information, visit him at thebillmayer.com.

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