MULTIPLE STORIES . . . MULTIPLE STORIES. A story about choices from the "Queen of the
Concept Book."The Horn Book
WHAT IF a boy found a beach ball and kicked it into the ocean? WHAT IF two seals found it and began to play? WHAT IF a third seal appeared on the beach looking for a friend?
In this spare and deceptively simple book, Laura Vaccaro Seeger shows us the same story with three different outcomes, each highlighting the possibility in possibilities.Youngest children will enjoy this visit to the beach and the chance to guess what happens when different choices are made.
What If? is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year. This title has Common Core connections.
About the Author
Laura Vaccaro Seeger has been called "the queen of the concept book by The Horn Book and is the winner of many awards including two Caldecott Honors, two Geisel Honors, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. Her books include The First Egg, One Boy, Green, and the Dog and Bear series.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This wordless picture book is about sharing and different scenarios. It allows the reader to think about the different possibilities about different situations. Genre: FictionAge(s): 4-8
This book had colorful illustrations that would catch the eyes of young children. I would use this book in a preschool classroom in a discussion about friendship.
This is a cute picture book about friendship ans sharing. Great for young readers.