Too Much Noise by Ann McGovernToo Much Noise by Ann McGovern

Too Much Noise

byAnn McGovernIllustratorSimms Taback

Paperback | March 19, 2004

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Peter thinks his house is noisy until the village wise man teaches him a lesson in perspective.'This is a funny book, a very funny book.'-Publishers Weekly 'The too-crowded house of a familiar old tale becomes a too noisy house in this entertaining picture-book story.'-Booklist
Ann McGovern has written more than fifty books for children. An avid traveler, Ms. McGovern has been to every continent, including Antarctica! Simms Taback is the Caldecott Award-winning illustrator of Joseph Had a Little Overcoat. He has illustrated nearly forty books for children, two of which were New York Times Best Illustrat...
Title:Too Much NoiseFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 8 × 9.81 × 0.2 inPublished:March 19, 2004Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0395629853

ISBN - 13:9780395629857

Appropriate for ages: 4


Rated 5 out of 5 by from great book I remember this book from back when i was a kid. i bought it and my kids love it. great book at repeating sounds which young kids may struggle with. a silly funny book a definite must have.
Date published: 2018-11-17
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Too Much Noise by Ann McGovern This is a good story, a moral tale very similar to the book "It Could Always Be Worse" by Margot Zemach. It is a bit silly, but the repetitive narrative and animal sounds are good for reading with children.
Date published: 2017-04-27

From Our Editors

Peter complains his house is too noisy so the wise man advises him to obtain some rather unusual house guests.

Editorial Reviews

A simple repetitive tale, equally suitable for noisy participation and for settling down to 'a very quiet dream.'" Kirkus Reviews "