Review: Little Mouse’s Sweet Treat by Shana Hollowell (Author), Jennifer Finch (Illustrator)

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Published: 19 August 2016

Publisher: Self-published

Category: Animals/Picture Books

This is a cheerful, lyrical story about a little mouse that goes on an adventure in search of something sweet. He meets lots of friends along the way that share treats with him, but none are quite right. He is disappointed until he arrives home and realizes his Mommy baked the sweetest treat just for him – cookies!

Rating: 4 Stars

A lovely book for young readers and their caregivers, Little Mouse’s Sweet Treat combines an easy rhyme scheme and pleasant illustrations to create a great bedtime story.

Telling the story of Little Mouse on the search for a delectable snack, Hollowell has written the script for a picture book I can imagine reading with my son. It’s short enough that multiple readings in a night would be more than possible. Little Mouse meets plenty of friends and his sense of adventure also leads to a good lesson about sharing.

Illustrator Jennifer Finch has an eye for color in each page that unites Little Mouse with his next friend. There’s a dreamy quality to each picture and a brightness that will engage the young audience the book is intended for.

A winning combination of author and illustrator created this sweet book about Little Mouse and his journey to meet friends, search for a snack, and ultimately come home to a delicious surprise.

 

 

 

 

 

I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review.

All pictures, quotes, and videos belong to their respective owners. I use them here solely for the purpose of review and commentary.
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