When You're Not Looking: A Storytime Counting Book

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1996 - Counting - 10 pages
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Kneen suggests that magical things may happen when you're not looking--marionettes may dance, toy planes may fly, or fairies may make plans in a forest. Ten fanciful scenes each capture an instant in which toys, dolls, stuffed animals, and puppets come alive and do fanciful things, inspiring children to make up their own stories for the pictures. Full color.

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WHEN YOU'RE NOT LOOKING

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Young imaginations are tempted in this counting book that invites readers to invent stories to go along with illustrations and captions, sort of a version of Chris Van Allsburg's The Mysteries of ... Read full review

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About the author (1996)

Maggie Kneen, the illustrator of Daddy's Little Boy by Billy Collins, Daddy's Little Girl by Bobby Burke, Babe by Dick King-Smith, and other picture books, lives in Cheshire, England.

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