- So Who Is In Charge While Farmer Brown Is Vacationing? -Synopsis:
Click Clack Moo, Cows That Type introduced us to Farmer Brown’s animals that communicate to humans through written messages. In this book, Farmer Brown is going on vacation and leaving his brother in charge of the farm. Instructions are left by Farmer Brown to his brother. “Just follow my instructions and everything will be fine. But keep an eye on Duck. He’s trouble.” But can Duck and the animals be trusted? When Farmer Brown’s brother picks up the note he reads, “Tuesday night is pizza night (not the frozen kind!) The hens prefer Anchovies. Is it possible that Wednesday is bath day for the pigs and that they are to be bathed in a bubble bath and dried with Farmer Brown’s towels? Oh, oh! In the distance can be heard Giggle, giggle, cluck.
Pros: The illustrations and story will have kids and adults laughing. Author Doreen Cronin and illustrator Betsy Lewin team up to create a great book.
Author: Doreen Cronin
Illustrator: Betsy Lewin
Published by Simon & Schuster, 2002
- Approx Words: 310
- Ages: 3 - 8
- Pages: 32