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1 to 20, Animals Aplenty

Published by POW! Kids Books
Distributed by Simon & Schuster



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About The Book

Fun to read, look at, and educational to boot! 1 to 20, Animals Aplenty depicts each number with a specific amimal species: both numerically and as a visual quantity. This visual format is key to teaching children the building blocks of math. Young Readers will count and laugh at the semi-absurd animal moments, snakes with cakes? Chickens reading Dickens? 1 to 20, Animals Aplenty will help any new-to-counting reader remember their numbers.

1 to 20, Animals Aplenty is 2nd POW! title by Katie Viggers, who wrote and illustrated, Almost an Animal Alphabet.

1 to 20, Animals Aplenty teaches kids to count from 1 to 20 as they meet a menagerie of amusing creatures. Each number depicts a different animal species along with a funny rhyme to recognize the number connecte to the animal group. Katie's adorably detailed illustrations will have Young Readers laughing as they count-how-many! Young Readers will romp through the pages, learning their numbers all while receiving visually absurd entertainment with these silly animals and their many props. And it all rhymes, "3 llamas wearing pajamas," "11 dogs and their pet frogs," "12 racoons with the baboons's balloons" "19 snakes eating cakes!"


"4 sharks on their marks"

"9 cats in matching hats"

"13 moles making holes"

"16 chickens reading Dickens"

"19 snakes eating cakes"

About The Author

Katie Viggers is a London-based illustrator who studied Fine Art at university. After a few years dabbling in animation and children's bookselling, she went on to complete an MA in Children's Book Illustration at the Cambridge School of Art. Shortly after Katie decided to combine her printmaking skills, passion for picture books, and her bookselling experience to create Eightbear, a small company that produces an original and witty range of animal based books and prints to appeal to kids and adults alike.

Product Details

  • Publisher: POW! Kids Books (November 7, 2023)
  • Length: 48 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781648230554
  • Ages: 3 - 7

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Raves and Reviews

"From pigs wearing wigs to chickens reading Dickens, Viggers peppers each page with enough whimsical detail and dry wit to make counting to twenty feel like spending an afternoon sipping chai tea with Wes Anderson."

– The Huffington Post

"Viggers follows 2013's Almost an Animal Alphabet with this counting-themed companion book, which has the same understated wit and careful portraiture of its predecessor."

– Publishers Weekly

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