Maisy's Halloween by Lucy Cousins

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Happy Halloween! Even the youngest of celebrants will be tickled to find this cute board book tucked in their trick-or-treat bag.

Maisy is invited to a Halloween party, but what should she wear? It's a good thing she has a trunkful of dress-ups to choose from. Will her friends Charley, Eddie, Cyril, and Tallulah each find a costume as perfect as hers?
 

About Lucy Cousins

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English children's book author/illustrator Lucy Cousins was born on February 10, 1964. She studied at Canterbury College, received a BA Honours in Graphic Design from The Faculty of Arts and Architecture, Brighton Polytechnic, and earned a postgraduate degree from the Royal College of Art. Cousins is best known for creating the popular Maisy mouse character for preschool children. Her first book was published not long after she finished college, and Maisy even has her own successful television show.
 
Published August 3, 2004 by Candlewick. 14 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Halloween NOTES Volumes of Treats Get out those trick-or-treat (book) bags! This Halloween, youngest booklovers are rewarded with a pair of board books featuring favorite characters. In Maisy's Hallow

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It’s Christmastime, Maisy style, which means bright gouache images, friends, and oversize flaps that reveal surprises.

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In Lucy Cousins's latest incarnation, Maisy's Farm: A Pop-Up and Play Set, each spread presents a different scene in which to place the countrified character.

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For a guided tour, readers can consult the small booklet tucked into a kitchen windowbox, Maisy's Day, which locates Maisy the mouse herself-a cardboard Maisy with movable arms ``hides'' in the shower.

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Once again Cousins deftly demonstrates her understanding of kids, as-with the help of amusingly designed flaps and tabs-her winsome mouse character (Maisy Goes to School, etc.) puts a beguiling twist on the alphabet-book genre.

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Some favorite children's book characters put in new holiday appearances, including Lucy Cousins's mouse, Maisy.

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The oversize picture book (roughly 11"" 14"") Maisy's Rainbow Dream by Lucy Cousins takes children into a fantastical dream with all the colors of the rainbow.

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Preschoolers will enjoy the jingly-jangly fun in two Maisy books with built-in rattles, both by Lucy Cousins.

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Halloween NOTES Volumes of Treats Get out those trick-or-treat (book) bags!

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Lucy Cousins’ endearing mouse Maisy returns in a Halloween themed board book entitled Maisy’s Halloween.

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