Merry Christmas, Mom And Dad (little Critter) by Mercer MayerMerry Christmas, Mom And Dad (little Critter) by Mercer Mayer

Merry Christmas, Mom And Dad (little Critter)

byMercer MayerIllustratorMercer Mayer

Paperback | September 10, 1999

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Mercer Mayer’s Little Critter is getting ready for Christmas in this classic, funny, and heartwarming book. Whether he’s making wreaths, eating gingerbread cookies, or putting the star on the top of the tree, both parents and children alike will relate to this beloved story. A perfect way to celebrate the holiday season!
MERCER MAYER began writing and illustrating children's books in 1966, and since then, he has published over 300 titles. Readers can open almost any of his award-winning books and out may pop dragons, cuddly monsters, wonderful creatures, and endearing critters. Drawing from his own childhood adventures for inspiration, Mayer created on...
Title:Merry Christmas, Mom And Dad (little Critter)Format:PaperbackDimensions:24 pages, 8.06 × 8 × 0.09 inPublished:September 10, 1999Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:030711886X

ISBN - 13:9780307118868

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 8


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great So cute! Great for kids. They love it. Timeless.
Date published: 2017-09-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Merry Christmas Mom and Dad Love this cute children's book series!
Date published: 2017-03-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from great teaching my kid to be a handy helper.
Date published: 2017-02-25
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Merry Christmas, Mom and Dad (Little Critter) by Mercer Mayer Little Critter and Christmas: What's not to love? With his charming wit and deep-seated understanding of kids, Mercer Mayer takes us through Christmas beside his most famous character, and it's great fun. As the holiday fast approaches, Little Critter wants to do everything he can to be a help to his parents and prove his noble intentions to Santa Claus, but Advent doesn't make temptation any less alluring. Little Critter wants to buy a nice present for his parents, but how can he concentrate on the selection of gifts that might interest them when the toy aisle is crammed with delights to draw his attention away? He'd like to whip up a batch of Christmas cookies for his mother, but ends up eating as many as he makes. He wants to assist in wrapping gifts and decorating the house, but those jobs are still a little too complicated for him. It's hard for a kid to contribute tangibly to preparing for Christmas.
Date published: 2017-02-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Funny Funny and cute book for the kids. #plumreview
Date published: 2016-12-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good Cute book for Christmas from the great series.
Date published: 2016-12-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love these books My nephew has the whole collection from when he was younger.
Date published: 2016-12-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of my favourite Christmas books :) I had this book growing up and I love reading it to my kids now!
Date published: 2016-12-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Christmas Story A fun book to read for the holidays!
Date published: 2016-12-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Classic in Our Home This story is a great read for little ones. It is a bit heavy on the gift giving aspect of christmas, so i would recommend balancing it with a book about the spirit of giving as opposed to always giving things!
Date published: 2016-11-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Joy to read over and over This book is now a favorite book in our home...I read it over and over and enjoy doing it. Worth the wait of 1-2 weeks shipping!
Date published: 2009-11-23

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Trying to be good for Christmas without bungling everything up is difficult.