Can I Come Too?
A very small mouse sets out to find something special – the biggest creature in the world. Along the way she meets a menagerie of animals, including a frog, a badger, and a tiger. But which is the biggest of all? Follow their journey in this gentle cumulative tale from a world-renowned author and artist team.
Total Pages: 32
Size: 9 1/4 x 10 1/2
AR Quiz#: 166694
AR Reading Level: 3.2
AR Points: 0.5
F&P (Fountas & Pinnell)
F&P Level: J
F&P Grade: 1
“The meticulously executed colored-pencil illustrations, whether of feather or fur, ferns or foxgloves, are so exquisite that children will become lost in them. Stunning art, paired with a simple poetic text, pulls readers along as they wonder which animal they will meet next.” ―School Library Journal
“The evergreen ‘dream big’ message gets a gracious, nicely designed treatment here.” ―Kirkus
Delaware Diamonds (nominee, K-2) ―Diamond State Reading Association 2015-2016
Kansas State Reading Circle Recommended Reading List (primary) ―Kansas National Education Association 2015
Meet the Illustrator
Nicola Bayley has illustrated many acclaimed picture books for children, including The Big Snuggle-Up and The Jungle Book. She lives in England.