Walking, talking numbers Dancing frogs A wandering group of lost letters The One and Only Book stars a numberwith a high opinion of itself, but it must compete for attention in this humorous counting book from artist R O Blechman By the time the pages are brimming with numeric activity and the one and onlybegins searching for the solo spotlight of a less crowded space, readers will be clamoring to count down fromand start all over again


10 thoughts on “The One and Only 1, 2, 3 Book

  1. Luckison Luckison says:

    Just a number book


  2. Jill Jill says:

    This is a funny counting book 1 is so proud of being number one and has a trophy and is not happy when the other numbers start showing up w all their stuff I had to laugh when a little a wanders onto the page asking if this is the alphabet book 1 shoos him off, even as 8 joins all the rest w 8 chickens By the time all 10 numbers are on the page, there is a lot going on and I agree with 1 when it states that it s too crowded and runs off to find an empty page For this reason, it may be har This is a funny counting book 1 is so proud of being number one and has a trophy and is not happy when the other numbers start showing up w all their stuff I had to laugh when a little a wanders onto the page asking if this is the alphabet book 1 shoos him off, even as 8 joins all the rest w 8 chickens By the time all 10 numbers are on the page, there is a lot going on and I agree with 1 when it states that it s too crowded and runs off to find an empty page For this reason, it may be hard to share at storytime, but I d be willing to try because of the humor 1 is so happy when it s just him and his trophy againand then a wanders back on and when you turn the page, has a whole bunch of his friends with him and asks again is this the alphabet book Ha


  3. Mckinley Mckinley says:

    Fun idea only came across a bit rushed undeveloped.


  4. Heydi Smith Heydi Smith says:

    I enjoyed the premise of the book but it just seemed rushed and not very well thought out.


  5. Faith Tydings Faith Tydings says:

    I proposed a Spanish storytime with this book and it was perfect Written in English with big, fat numbers it was easy to incorporate Spanish counting into the storytime.


  6. Edward Sullivan Edward Sullivan says:

    Offbeat and entertaining.


  7. Andrea Andrea says:

    Cute, I love the lost a and the grouchy 1 and all the things to count.


  8. Brindi Michele Brindi Michele says:

    I found this book annoying.


  9. Rosa Rosa says:

    A fun children s counting book, best for one one one although I m not sure it needed the alphabet interruptions.