The Birthday Queen by Audrey WoodThe Birthday Queen by Audrey Wood

The Birthday Queen

byAudrey WoodIllustratorDon Wood

Hardcover | September 1, 2013

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Award-winners Don and Audrey Wood celebrate your birthday with the best party in the world!

Happy Birthday to you! Today is the most exciting day of the year, and the Birthday Queen knows exactly how to fill it with fun surprises! From decorating your home to baking your favourite cake, the Birthday Queen doesn't forget a thing as shecreates a party beyond your wildest dreams!

Known for their warmth and imagination, Audrey and Don Wood create a story that crackles with the excitement of the best homemade birthday parties. And who is the Birthday Queen? In a sweet, satisfying ending, the amazing woman who madeyour special birthday party is revealed to be the person who loves you most - your mother!

AUDREY WOOD has been writing award-winning children's books for more than 30 years. She often collaborates with her husband, Don Wood (It's Duffy Time; The Napping House; King Bidgood's in the Bathtub; Merry Christmas, Big Hungry Bear), and also illustrates books herself, (Blue Sky, Silly Sally, and A Dog Needs a Bone). DON WOOD is...
Title:The Birthday QueenFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 12.28 × 10.87 × 0.34 inPublished:September 1, 2013Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545414741

ISBN - 13:9780545414746


Editorial Reviews

Praise for The Birthday Queen"The queen, who appears larger than life in most of the action-filled spreads, is at her sweetest alone and revealed on the last page. A fun reminder for kids about who makes the world go round." -Booklist"Kids will get swept up in the birthday excitement, while adult readers will recognize the small moments of manic preparation-which always 'magically' turn out in the end." -Kirkus"This is a warm-hearted tribute to mothers who throw themselves into party-planning for their offspring." -Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books