One has only to look at and then read this book to see why they made an exception. The story and illustrations are delightful, whimsical, and original in every way!
The best bits are in the details, which are humorous and appealing to children. Adam Rubin writes in a chatty way that is easy to follow and Daniel Salmieri illustrates in a unique and wonderfully textured style.
If you haven’t yet discovered this book, you need to do so immediately as you and your children will love it!