Thursday, February 28 is National Science Day!
And Friday, March 1 is the book birthday for Scampers Thinks Like a Scientist!
Did Kirkus Reviews like Scampers? Why, yes, it did.
Did Foreward Reviews like Scampers? Five stars says yes!
Is Mike Allegra shamelessly promoting Scampers? No. I am filled with shame. But the shame is worth it! I think Scampers is the best picture book I’ve ever written. And it’s got cute widdle mice in it!
Seriously, just look at this adorable face:
Wanna buy a copy?
Because you really should!
A couple of people have asked me why I changed my blog avatar to an illustration of a cute, widdle mouse peeking through the grass.
Oh, I have my reasons.
This illustration (by the incomparable artist Elizabeth Zechel) is a detail from a larger illustration.
And that illustration appears in the soon-to-be-released picture book, Scampers Thinks Like a Scientist!
And, yes! You can preorder it here in either hardcover or paperback.