What Does Little Crocodile Say at the Birthday Party? (Little Crocodile)

by Eva Montanari (Author)

Reading Level: K − 1st Grade

A little crocodile enjoys a birthday party with family and friends in this colorful, noisy picture book filled with sounds and new experiences that are sure to delight. The perfect birthday present for young readers! For fans of Bark, George.

What sounds does Little Crocodile hear at their own birthday party?

The decorations go whirr whirr

The band goes ooom pa pa

The wish goes whoosh

The cameras go click

The balloon goes pop

And the crocodile says . . . WAHHHH!

In this charming book of sounds, Little Crocodile experiences the highs and lows of a birthday with friends and family, ultimately enjoying their day . . . after a small meltdown, of course! 

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Kirkus Reviews

This newest book in the series begs to be read aloud, and adults shouldn’t be surprised when young listeners chime in on the oft-repeated sounds accompanying each party activity.

Review quotes

"Make room on your bookshelf for this party in a book" —Kirkus Reviews
Eva Montanari
EVA MONTANARI was born in Rimini, five minutes away from the sea. She has always loved reading and has been inventing her own stories for as long as she can remember. Using traditional techniques -- pencil, chalk, oil and acrylics -- she creates playful tableaux populated with endearing characters. Since 2000, her books have been published all over the world, and her work has been featured in many exhibitions such as the Bologna Children's Book Fair Illustrators' Exhibition, the Original Art Show at the New York Society of Illustrators, the Sarmede International Illustration exhibition, the Nami Island International Children's Book Festival and the Sharjah Book Fair.
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Guided Reading Level
Tundra Books (NY)
Publication date
April 20, 2024
Little Crocodile
BISAC categories
JUV039090 - Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes | New Experience
JUV009110 - Juvenile Fiction | Concepts | Sounds
JUV002010 - Juvenile Fiction | Animals | Alligators & Crocodiles
Library of Congress categories
Birthday parties
Illustrated works

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