"If you're groovy and you know it,
the things you do will show it!"
#1 New York Times bestsellers Eric Litwin (Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes) and Tom Lichtenheld (Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site) are back, and adding a groovy twist to the classic children's song "If You're Happy and You Know It." This story will have little ones singing, dancing, and grooving along to a new favorite beat.
Signature rhyme, repetition, and musical writing style, combined with wild and witty illustrations, come together to create a character that will have you singing all day long. Groovy Joe is back, ready to get groovy!
About the Author
Eric Litwin is a #1 New York Times bestselling author who merges music and early literacy together. He is the author of the first four Pete the Cat picture books and the exciting new musical series The Nuts. Eric's books have sold more than 6.5 million copies and won 18 state and national awards, including a Theodor Geisel Seuss Honor Award. Eric is a popular performing artist who plays guitar, sings, tells stories, and brings books to life. Visit him at ericlitwin.com.
Tom Lichtenheld is the illustrator of New York Times bestsellers Duck! Rabbit!, Exclamation Mark, Steam Train, Dream Train, Shark vs. Train, Mighty, Mighty Construction Site, and Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site, which has been on the bestseller list for over three years. He has also written and illustrated a number of books, including What Are You So Grumpy About?, Cloudette, and E-mergency, a Publishers Weekly and Boston Globe Best Book of 2011. For more information, visit him at tomlichtenheld.com.
Praise for Groovy Joe: Dance Party Countdown:
"A reliable crowd-pleaser, this book will easily slot into a storytime rotation with sure success." -- School Library Journal
Praise for Groovy Joe: Ice Cream & Dinosaurs:
"First-time collaborators Litwin (Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes) and
Lichtenheld (Friendshape) inject raucous rhymes and humor into their lesson about
sharing: it's the sugar that helps the medicine go down." -- Publishers Weekly
"Children will want to move and groove along with the mischievous and playful dog
and his hefty and humorous friends in this colorful rhyming story, sure to capture lots
of attention." -- Booklist
"[Lichtenheld] clearly knows how to create captivating characters with engaging
expressions and amusing antics." -- Kirkus Reviews