Have you ever wondered what to call a group of giraffes? Many mice? Lots of leopards? Read this book and find out! What’s this book about anyway? It’s about collective nouns. What are collective nouns? Names for different animals when they are together in groups. There are 64 collective nouns in this book!
<p>Carin Berger is an award-winning designer and illustrator. Her cut-paper collages are made using ephemera, such as catalogues, old books, receipts, letters, and ticket stubs. In a starred review, <em>Kirkus</em> said of her <em>Forever Friends</em>, “Sophisticated, sensitive, and accessible, this picture book will offer new insights and pleasures with each season.” <em>The</em> <em>Little Yellow Leaf</em> was a 2008 <em>New York Times</em> Best Illustrated Children’s Books selection<em>, </em> and in starred reviews, <em>Publishers Weekly </em>called her<em> A Perfect Day </em>”lovely” and her <em>Finding Spring</em> “exceptional.” She is also the illustrator of the acclaimed <em>Stardines Swim High Across the Sky</em> and <em>Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant</em>, both by Jack Prelutsky, among other books. She lives with her family in New York City. www.carinberger.com </p>