Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 4 to 7
- Grade: p to 2
- Reading age: 4 to 7
Robert Munsch is one of North America’s best-selling children’s book authors. Two of his books appeared on The New York Times list of the top 100 children’s books published in the last fifteen years. Since his first book was published, in 1979, over 20 million Munsch books have been sold in a dozen languages.
Munschworks 3 features:
• Stephanie’s Ponytail • Angela’s Airplane • Jonathan Cleaned Up • Show and Tell • A Promise is a Promise (written with Michael Kusugak, illustrated by Vladyana Langer Krykorka)
About the authors
El reconocido narrador ROBERT MUNSCH ha escrito decenas de libros para niños, entre ellos: Paper Bag Princess y Mortimer. Él vive con su familia en Guelph, Ontario.
MICHAEL MARTCHENKO est né à Carcassonne, en France. Il s'installe au Canada avec sa famille alors qu'il a 7 ans. En 1966, il décroche son diplôme du Collège des arts de l'Ontario et devient bientôt directeur d'une agence publicitaire. C'est lors d'une exposition d'art graphique que Robert Munsch découvre le travail de Michael Martchenko. Michael a reçu le prix Libris 2006, Illustrateur de l'année.
MICHAEL MARTCHENKO has illustrated dozens of books, and is most famous for his work with Robert Munsch, including Smelly Socks (Tes chaussettes sentent la mouffette!), Makeup Mess (Maquillage à gogo) and We Share Everything! (On partage tout!). He lives in Burlington, Ontario.
Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak is an Inuit storyteller who grew up in Repulse Bay, NWT (now Naujaat, Nunavut). During his childhood, his family traveled by dog sled, living a traditional Inuit lifestyle. He is the author of many picture books, including Northern Lights: The Soccer Trails, winner of the Ruth Schwartz Award.
He won the Vicky Metcalf Award for Children's Literature in 2008.
“Children will pore over the action-packed, borderless illustrations and the large ten-square inch pages make it ideal for story times-get ready for lots of audience participation!”
“These five fun, wonderfully illustrated stories are highly recommended for children of any age.”
Canadian Book Review Annual
“These Munsch collections are an excellent value for home, school or library purchase. Highly Recommended.”