Duck! Rabbit! (Hardcover)
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Summer 2009 Kids' List
“I love Duck! Rabbit! -- a great book about looking at things from different perspectives, both of them correct!”
— Susan Richmond, Inklings Bookshop, Yakima, WA
From the award-winning author of Little Pea, Little Hoot, and Little Oink comes a clever take on the age-old optical illusion: is it a duck or a rabbit? Depends on how you look at it! Readers will find more than just Amy Krouse Rosenthal's signature humor herethere's also a subtle lesson for kids who don't know when to let go of an argument. A smart, simple story that will make readers of all ages eager to take a side, Duck! Rabbit! makes it easy to agree on one thing—reading it again!
About the Author
Amy Krouse Rosenthal is a Chicago-based writer. She is the author of Little Pea, Little Hoot, Little Oink, and several other books for children and adults.
Tom Lichtenheld works as both an advertising art director and as a creator of of children's books. He has written and illustrated several books, including Everything I Know About Pirates. He has also collaborated with Amy Krouse Rosenthal on The OK Book and It's Not Fair! He lives in Geneva, Illinois.
"...[a] modern twist on a classic form....Once youngsters solve this puzzle, they'll be clamoring for the next."-Kirkus Reviews
A New York Times Bestseller for 9 weeks!
"You know when people refer to "a book for all ages?" .in [this] new picture book, the cliché proves true..Hop (or swim) and find a Duck! Rabbit! of your very own!"--BookPage
"This exercise in visual perception is both a great brainteaser and great fun."--The Horn Book
"The snappy dialogue makes for fine read-aloud.Duck? Rabbit? As kids will readily see, it depends on how you look at it."--Publishers Weekly, starred review
"How cute is this? Really, really cute."--Booklist, starred review
"Funny by any standard."--The New York Times Book Review
"An incredible, playful children's book about a shape that could be either one. Is it a duck or a rabbit? Kids will love it."--Drew Barrymore