While Mama Had a Quick Little Chat

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Atheneum/Richard Jackson Books, Jun 1, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
2 Reviews
Rrrring!
Rrrring!

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  - 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

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User Review  - kidlit9 - LibraryThing

While Rose's mother has a "quick chat" on the telephone, Rose is supposed to get ready for bed but finds she is hosting a party instead. 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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