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Beach Lane Books, Oct 16, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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The lights are out—and so are the impy house mice—in this delightful nighttime cat-and-mouse adventure.

Could it be true that mice are...nice? That’s certainly what the cat thinks in this after-dark romp just perfect for young children. Featuring whimsical, comforting text and vibrant collage illustrations from Caldecott Honor medalist Lois Ehlert, this engaging story puts a fresh spin on the classic cat-and-mouse dynamic.

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User Review  - Dipodomy - LibraryThing

A colorful and busy book, this is an autobiographical account of the author's creative process in writing children's books. Ehlert is a collage artist and this book combines pieces from her books ... Read full review

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User Review  - kquisling - LibraryThing

Lois Ehlert shares her creative process with the reader in an eclectic autobiography. The author and illustrator of many famous children books such as “Chika Chika Boom Boom” tells the reader where ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Rose Fyleman (1877-1957) was a prolific English writer of fiction, poetry, and plays for children, as well as a singer, singing instructor, and schoolteacher.

Lois Ehlert has created numerous inventive, celebrated, and bestselling picture books, including Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, The Scraps Book, Mice, Ten Little Caterpillars, Rrralph!, Lots of Spots, Boo to You!, Leaf Man, Waiting for Wings, Planting a Rainbow, Growing Vegetable Soup, and Color Zoo, which received a Caldecott Honor. She lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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