Would you win a wrestling competition with an anaconda? Or a game of tag with a porcupine? How about a pie-eating contest with a hippo?
If You Played Hide-and-Seek with a Chameleon entices reluctant readers with goofy sports competitions, Team Kid vs. Team Animal.
Twelve animals take on kid challengers in a variety of games from Twister to tag to basketball. This energetically illustrated picture book will be sure to capture the attention of readers who love fascinating facts about animals, hilarious competitions, and math and engineering challenges. And win or lose, every kid in the book models excellent sportsmanship!
“Absolutely fascinating.” – Kirkus
The amazing natural abilities of the twelve animals are elaborated in the back pages of the book to complement the fast-paced storyline. Parents and teachers will appreciate the fun STEM activity suggestions—such as creating a new competition that features a child’s favorite animal.
If You Played Hide-and-Seek with a Chameleon by Bill Wise and illustrated by Rebecca Evans goes on sale mid-August. Or you can enter to win a free copy in our Back to School Book Giveaway during the month of August!