Identifying colors is one of the main goals of a child entering kindergarten. Here is a colorful start toward that goal.
Illustrated by Denise Fleming
Henry Holt & Co. 1998
Ages: 3 to 5
A hungry mouse nibbles and crunches his way through a variety of colorful fruits and vegetables. This book purposefully stimulates a guessing or prediction game, as pages hint at the foods to come.
The text is rich with various adjectives describing different tastes and textures. (colors, fruits. vegetables, wondrous words)