Little chicks will be reassured when the town turns out for a search in this amusing, gently suspenseful tale with a sweet, satisfying ending.
One of Mother Hen’s little chicks is missing. Did they leave him in the house? Is he hiding in his bed? Under a bush? A frantic Mother Hen enlists the help of obliging neighbors, who search high and low but see no sign of the missing chick. Soon the firemen arrive, and a detective is on the case. But is the little chick really missing? Or did he just find a quiet place for a nap? With bright illustrations and comically expressive animal characters, Valeri Gorbachev tells a lighthearted, over-the-top tale of a little chick lost — and happily found.
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Valeri Gorbachev is the author and illustrator of many books for children, including All for Pie, Pie for All by David Martin and Squirrel's World by Lisa Moser. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
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Book Description Candlewick, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110763636762
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