Ricky's Birthday by Guido GenechtenRicky's Birthday by Guido Genechten

Ricky's Birthday

byGuido GenechtenIllustratorGuido van Genechten

Hardcover | November 11, 2012

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It is a very special day today: it's Ricky's birthday! The birthday boy wakes up really early and prepares for his birthday party with Mommy. When Ricky's friends arrive, his best friend Annie is not there ... Where could she be? And does Ricky's birthday have more surprises in store for him? A celebratory new book in a beloved series about Ricky, for children ages 4 and up.
Guido Van Genechten (1957, Belgium) studied drawing and painting, graphics and photography. Afterwards he worked for many years in the graphic industry. Now Guido works as a fulltime illustrator of children's books. In 1998 he won the international Illustrator's Award City of Hasselt with his picture book Ricky. This prize was the begi...
Title:Ricky's BirthdayFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:24 pages, 11.5 × 8.5 × 0.4 inShipping dimensions:11.5 × 8.5 × 0.4 inPublished:November 11, 2012Publisher:ClavisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:160537119X

ISBN - 13:9781605371191


Editorial Reviews

PRAISE FOR BOOKS BY GUIDO VAN GENECHTEN: - This book and its message... . will serve young listeners well." - School Library Journal on RICKY AND THE SQUIRREL - "Genechten's outstanding illustrations perfectly bring to life this lovely tale about the importance of taking time to be together . . . especially during the holidays." - Nashville Parent on RICKY'S CHRISTMAS TREE - "This large, sturdy board book offers plenty of seek-and-find fun... .Visually appealing, this offering will provide some enjoyable practice in categorizing, sorting and identifying differences." - Kirkus Reviews on ODD ONE OUT: BIG AND SMALL - "A quirky counting book that's mostly distinguished by van Genechten's entertaining crew of strong men, acrobats, and jugglers." - PUBLISHERS WEEKLY on CIRCUS 123 - "Even the very young will understand that there were none to begin with, a notion that may banish at least some nighttime anxiety - and provide bedtime giggles as well." - Publishers Weekly on NO GHOST UNDER MY BED - "A little ghost unapologetically makes the most of being different... .Different never looked so appealing." - Kirkus Reviews on GILBERT THE GHOST - "Little ones ages 4 and older will relate to this charming tale of Little Snowman Stan, who is told he's not allowed to move, run and play; to basically stand still and be seen, not heard. Across the cool, illustrated pages, Stan finds his freedom at last. A grand adventure!" - Nashville Parent on LITTLE SNOWMAN STAN"