Click, clack, moo: cows that type

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, Feb 1, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Farmer Brown

has a problem.

His cows like to type.

All day long he hears

Click, clack, MOO.

Click, clack, MOO.

Clickety, clack, MOO.

But Farmer Brown's problems REALLY begin when his cows start leaving him notes....

Doreen Cronin's understated text and Betsy Lewin's expressive illustrations make the most of this hilarious situation. Come join the fun as a bunch of literate cows turn Farmer Brown's farm upside down.

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Clever and witty and fun illustrations. - Goodreads
The ending really made me laugh. - Goodreads
Great for persuasive letter writing. - Goodreads
This was an excellent book with a very humorous plot. - Goodreads
This is a very funny, easy to read book. - Goodreads
Illustrations: Hysterical illustrations. - Goodreads
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Review: Click Clack Moo: Cows That Type

User Review  - Heidi - Goodreads

I think if the cows had typed "please" in their note, Farmer Brown might have more readily given them blankets. Plus, electric blankets in a hay filled barn are a safety hazard. Read full review

About the author (2000)

Doreen Cronin is the author of many bestselling picture books, including Thump, Quack, Moo: A Whacky Adventure; Bounce; Wiggle; Duck for President; Giggle, Giggle, Quack; Dooby Dooby Moo; and the Caldecott Honor Book Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. Visit Doreen online at

Betsy Lewin is the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator of Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type and its sequels, Giggle, Giggle, Quack, Duck for President, Dooby Dooby Moo and Thump, Quack, Moo, in addition to a number of other picture books, including So, What's It Like to Be a Cat?and Two Eggs, Please. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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