Exclamation Mark Book
Exclamation Mark Book
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Exclamation Mark

Written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld

Published by Scholastic


Publisher's Summary

A punctuation mark feels bad that he doesn't fit in with the others until a friend reveals the possibilities that exist when differences are accepted.

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  • Age Range: 4-8
  • Pages: 52
  • Book Type: picture
  • Publication Date: January 1, 2013
  • ISBN: 0545436796
  • ISBN 13: 9780545436793
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Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Amy Krouse Rosenthal is a person who likes to make things. Some things she likes to make: Children's books. Grown-up books. Short films. Salads. Connections with the universe. Something out of nothing. Wishes. According to The New York Times, Amy's award-winning children's books "radiate fun the way tulips radiate spring: they are elegant and spirit-lifting." Her 30+ books for children include Little Pea, Uni the Unicorn, I Wish You More, Exclamation Mark, Spoon, Chopsticks, Duck! Rabbit!, Yes Day, The OK Book, The Wonder Book, Cookies: Bite-Size Life Lessons, Plant a Kiss, and Wumbers. As for her adult work, Amazon named Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life one of the top 10 memoirs of the decade. A guided journal based on this book was recently released, titled Encyclopedia of Me: My Life from A-Z. Some of her other bestselling guided journals include The Belly Book, The Bride-to-be-Book, My Birthday Book and The Big Sibling Book. (Bio via

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Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Tom Lichtenheld

I make books for kids and people who used to be kids. My favorite activity is drawing (surprise!), my favorite food is chocolate, and my favorite sport is ping-pong. When I'm not making books, I like to get other peoples' kids all wound up, then send them home to their parents.

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Tom Lichtenheld

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