Funny rhyming riddles give helpful clues that entice young readers to guess which ocean animals are hiding under the flaps in this sturdy board book.
I scurry and scuttle / with a sideways shuttle. / With pincers, I grip and I grab.
From a seashell I peek / when I play hide-and-seek / Snippety-snap! I'm a . . .
Did you guess crab? Authors Diane Z. Shore and Deanna Calvert team up with clever rhymes to introduce crabs, jellyfish, and other ocean animals. Artist Stephanie Bauer's bright painted patterns and unique colorful textures hide the animals just enough to make this book a fun guessing game.
Serving up a dumpling-sized portion of animal riddles, the Riddle Diddle Dumplings board book series will appeal to toddlers and preschoolers and is perfect for sharing among siblings or multi-age groups of kids.
Graphics: Full-color illustrations.
Number of pages: 10.