Picture Book Puzzler: Happy Birthday!

June 20th, 2011 by Eliza Eliza

This Saturday is Eric Carle’s 82nd birthday! To celebrate, today’s puzzler is all about birthday cake. Yum! Can you name each of the books based on these birthday party scenes? I’ll be back on Friday with the answers.











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2 Responses to “Picture Book Puzzler: Happy Birthday!”

  1. Ilene Gavenman says:

    1. Seven Silly Eaters Mary Ann Hoberman/Marla Frazee
    2. Bunny Cakes Rosemary Wells
    3. Jane Dyer illustrator…maybe Every Year On Your Birthday by Rose Lewis/Jane Dyer?
    4. Birthday for Frances Russell Hoban
    5. Ezra Jack Keats Whistle for Willie?
    6. The Gardener Sarah Stewart/David Small
    7. Happy Birthday To You! Dr. Seuss
    8. looks like Jon Muth…Zen Ties?
    9. Little Bear (Birthday Soup)Else Minarik/Maurice Sendak
    10. ?

    Happy Birthday, Eric Carle!!!

  2. Eliza says:

    Happy Birthday, Eric Carle! Here are the answers to this festive puzzler:
    1. The Seven Silly Eaters by Mary Ann Hoberman, illustrated by Marla Frazee
    2. Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells
    3. Every Year on Your Birthday by Rose Lewis, illustrated by Jane Dyer
    4. A Birthday for Frances by Russell Hoban, illustrated by Lillian Hoban
    5. A Letter to Amy by Ezra Jack Keats
    6. The Gardener by Sarah Stewart, illustrated by David Small
    7. Happy Birthday to You! by Dr. Seuss
    8. Zen Shorts by Jon J. Muth
    9. Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik, illustrated by Maurice Sendak
    10. Just a Minute by Yuyi Morales

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