While Mama Had a Quick Little Chat

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Atheneum/Richard Jackson Books, Jun 1, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
3 Reviews

While Mama has a quick chat with Uncle Fred, Rose is supposed to be getting ready for bed. And she tries. She really does. But downstairs someone's yoo-hooing, and the doorbell keeps ringing. Soon the house is full of wild guests and weird foods, magic and music. And Mama is still on the phone! What's a little girl to do? Rose finds out, and so will you, in While Mama had a Quick Little Chat.

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

Just as Rose's Mama is about to put her to bed, she gets a phone call from Uncle Fred, and instructs Rose to get ready on her own. But before the little girl can brush her teeth or wash her face, the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Adorable and hilarious. Wild illustrations convey the story perfectly without being artsy-fartsy. I did *not* predict the ending! Read full review

About the author (2005)

Alexandra Boiger is the illustrator of numerous children's books, including Thanks a LOT, Emily Post! by Jennifer LaRue Huget and The Little Bit Scary People by Emily Jenkins. Mrs. Boiger lives in Northern California with her husband and daughter. Visit her at www.alexandraboiger.com.

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