Sandra Boynton's Amazing Cows: Udder Absurdity for Children is the prolific author's newest entry into humor books for children of all ages. Filled with cow stories, poems, jokes and adventures, Amazing Cows is 96 pages of sheer, pleasurable silliness.
Well, yes. Cows are amazing, and now Sandra Boynton has brought their sheer genius to the masses with this volume devoted to all things bovine. From a hidden picture puzzle to an action-packed Amazing Cow comic, this vividly illustrated book doesn't cower from milking bovine humor for all it is worth. Of course, it also features an assortment of pigs and chickens.
Sandra Boynton's Amazing Cows also includes a myth, several knock-knock jokes, cow fashion tips and even handy phrases for translating cow. While you can read it in handy snippets, don't be the farm you will be able to put it down until you've made it cover to cover.
Who Is This Book Actually For?
Amazing Cows is billed as a book for children of all ages (up to a hundred and moo). Whether you have a child who regrets having outgrown her Boynton board books (and who wouldn't regret not hearing Dinosaur's Binkit every night?), a friend who loves all things Holstein or just can't figure out what to get your Aunt Myrtle to butter her up, this book is the perfect gift. It is guaranteed to make nearly anyone with a sense of humor laugh.
Sandra Boynton's Amazing Career
You may know Sandra Boynton from her career as a greeting card artist, as the creator of the bestselling musical Philadelphia Chickens or for her endearing and beloved board books for toddlers. She is also author of the New York Times bestselling Chocolate: The Consuming Passion and revered for her sense of humor.
More About Sandra Boynton's Amazing Cows
The book is available in both hardcover and paperback versions from a multitude of bookstores including Amazon. When you buy the book, however, you get more than just a book - you get a free download of a full-length recording of Ravel's Bolero played by orchestra and kazoos. Really.
Disclosure: Workman Publishing was kind enough to provide a review copy of Amazing Cows to LoveToKnow. We're happy to have it. We had to buy all her other ones.