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Amy Krouse Rosenthal Books In Order

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Publication Order of Cookies Books

Cookies (2006)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Christmas Cookies (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sugar Cookies (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
One Smart Cookie (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Little Books Books

Little Pea (2005)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Little Hoot (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Little Oink (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Uni the Unicorn Books

with Candice Ransom, Paris Rosenthal
Uni the Unicorn (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni the Unicorn and the Dream Come True (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni's Land of Unicorns (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni's First Sleepover (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Valentine for Uni the Unicorn (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni the Unicorn Goes to School (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni Bakes a Cake (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni Brings Spring (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni Paints a Rainbow (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni and the Perfect Present (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni the Unicorn in the Real World (By: Paris Rosenthal) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni and the Butterfly (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Haunted Pumpkin Patch (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni's Wish for Wings (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
How to Say Thank You (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Reindeer Helper (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tooth Fairy Helper (2023)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Uni Joins the Team (2023)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Utensils Books

Spoon (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Chopsticks (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Straw (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Children's Books

The Book of Eleven (1998)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
One of Those Days (2006)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The OK Book (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
It's Not Fair! (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Big Sibling Book: Baby's First Year According to ME (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Duck! Rabbit! (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Yes Day! (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Bedtime for Mommy (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Wonder Book (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
This Plus That: Life's Little Equations (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Al Pha's Bet (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Plant a Kiss (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wumbers (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Exclamation Mark (2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
I Wish You More (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Little Miss, Big Sis (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Friendshape (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Awake Beautiful Child (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Holy Cow, I Sure Do Love You! (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
That's Me Loving You (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dear Girl (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Don't Blink! (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Choo-Choo School (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Moo-Moo, I Love You! (With: Tom Lichtenheld) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

The Same Phrase Describes My Marriage and My Breasts (1999)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Mother's Guide to the Meaning of Life (2001)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life (2005)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
States of Mind (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Words to Remember (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Anthologies

The Worst Noel: Hellish Holiday Tales(2005)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Modern Love: True Stories of Love, Loss, and Redemption(2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Amy Krouse Rosenthal is an award-winning children’s book author. She liked making various things, including speeches, salads, children’s books, short videos, and adult books.

Amy contributed to public radio and Youtube. Her last essay’ You Want to Marry my husband was published by New York Times Love section precisely a few days before her death in March 2017. It went viral and became among the most read essays up to date.

Duck! Rabbit!
It’s a fun story based on a classic duck/rabbit puzzle teaching a lesson on right versus wrong while giving different points of view. The two anonymous narrators argue whether the creature is a duck or a rabbit. All that matters is how you look at it.

It’s a great way of explaining differing opinions and perspectives to young kids and Duck! Rabbit! works well exploring visual orientation. The author has used simple words and lines explaining about seeing things differently.

The art of illusions offers creative food for young game lovers. In the modern twist, two unseen characters’ cheerful banter gives clues to the unknown object’s identity. Each character tries to persuade the other to view his version of the picture; their interactions conscious give a subtle charm.

The central character is Linchtenheld’s ink, colored pencil art, and watercolor. Depending on each reader’s focus, there are two parallel rabbit ears or a duck’s beak. It serves as the primary image behind it a blue background taking the center composition even after the image changes.

Two voices argue back and forth about whether they look at a rabbit or a duck. The author has added some humor to ensure the young readers don’t feel bad in case they can’t see the two animals at first.

The black lines perfectly complement the entire illustration within it. The image looks to be in the opposite direction. The images shown are reflected in the billowy cloud offering a whimsical touch. After the young kids solve the puzzle, they’ll be craving for the next.

Duck! Rabbit! is a simple and smart story that will make readers wish to take a side. Depending on how you see it, one may think it’s a duck or a rabbit. The novel serves as a lesson for children who have no idea how to let an argument end before winning.

The catchy dialogue makes the story an ideal read-aloud. It serves as a simple reminder that the opposing opinions are always a matter of perspective on most issues instead of one being right and the other right.

The novel’s beauty is that the object illustrated is an illustrated form, and it’s easy for young children to look at the picture and immediately identify it as a duck or a rabbit. Each of the people provides a compelling evidence to convince the other.

Both are successful in their arguments that they end up switching opinions. Duck! Rabbit is a great way to introduce children to the idea that things are not as they appear. The book is all about visual clues and what your brain tells you.

There is the first thing that’s seen right away, and when you watch them, you see the other or hear others talk about the second possibility. Illustrations are clever, providing visual clues yet not straying from the original idea.

It’s a fun and interactive book that one can read multiple times with their children and still be guessing all through the pages. The book serves as an optical illusion, but it’s a matter of perspective. When each adds some things to support their point of view, the other adds too, and you can see both.
The movement is characterized by watercolor line placement on rooftops, water, the sun, and fish. The puzzle is structured so that the person’s response on the left side of the page sees it as a duck while the person on the right sees it as a rabbit, which adds an element of continuity to the book.

The book cover adds an element of curiosity to its readers with its balloon words and back cover captions. For readers looking to stimulate visualization and fun conversations among young children, Duck! Rabbit! is a perfect book.

It’s a funny presentation showing how people can sometimes see the same thing but from an entirely different perspective. The vibrant drawings highlighting each point of view make the book even more fascinating. The book promotes empathy and understanding while throwing in some sense of humor.

Little Pea
Little Pea is a sweet and exciting story to which young selecetive eaters can easily relate. If Little Pea isn’t able to eat eat all the sweets, there’ll be no dessert. It’s an entertaining read about meal time with interesting texts that families can enjoy together.

A delightful twist that the children will enjoy is its unique tale, and they start relating faster than they thought. The author used simple features and impactful illustrations to help the reader connect and stay engaged with the story.

Little Pea is a happy youngster who likes her papa and mama. He also enjoys playing with his friends. The only worst element in him comes during mealtime when his parents tell him to eat candy before enjoying eating a bowl of spinach dessert.

Eventually, in spite of all the complaining, Little Pea would eat the candy every night since she loves the dessert. The story teaches the readers that they should voice their opinions while letting them know that it’s okay to like something that everyone around them hates and hold on to whatever they want despite what they think others will say about it.

This charming reversal of the normal mealtime argument involving vegetables is enough to please the young kids while they enjoy the sounds of disgust Little Pea makes when he is forced to eat five candies.

Picky eaters will enjoy the book with its subtle humor. It’s a short story about a kid pea who has food issues and never appreciates whatever is served for dinner. The illustrations are simple yet charming, and the illustrator did an amazing job giving personality to vegetables.

Little Pea combines text and illustrations to achieve maximum effect in charm and entertainment. While the book might not convince the selective eaters to change their ways, it might hold a humorous mirror for their feelings and behavior.

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