Read Mouse and Hippo Online Free - Mouse creates a painting for his new friend Hippo—and Hippo returns the kindness in an unlikely way—in this delightful story about doing your best to make a friend happy!
Mouse offers to paint a portrait of his new friend Hippo, but Hippo doesn’t quite fit on Mouse’s canvas. Still Hippo is delighted. In return, Hippo returns the favor for his new friend in the best way he knows how. In a surprising story sure to cause giggles, picture book readers will ask for this book over and over again!
|Title||:||Mouse and Hippo|
|Number of Pages||:||32 pages|
March 01, 2017
A mouse and a hippo meet and paint portraits of each other and then take their new friend home to display them. Preschool and up for speech bubbles and concept.
February 21, 2017
A really cute picture book about a mouse and hippo who meet and end up painting pictures of one another. Fun illustrations and color coded narration. I would imagine that this would be a good book for storytime.
July 18, 2017
Mouse has set up an easel on a rock in the middle of a lake. Unbeknownst to him that rock in the middle of the lake is actually a hippo. Mouse and Hippo are introduced to each other when Hippo stands up out of the water to scratch an itch, but he is able to save Mouse from drowning. In thanks Mou...
June 13, 2017
Beautiful short story of a mouse and hippo, an unlikely friendship. Mouse is an artist, a very good artist, Hippo has never really drawn or painted before. After a small incident when Mouse happens to set up his easel on Hippo's back, but Hand falls into the water, Hippo and Mouse decide to paint...
May 26, 2017
Pretty sweet story of a mouse and hippo who meet accidentally and strike up a friendship, including painting each other's portraits. The narrative is a dialogue between the two characters and I love that they are polite, giving, and complimentary towards each other.
August 28, 2017
While this is underneath the story, this picture book is really an exploration of size-a friendship between a large and small creature. But my gut reaction is the title just is not interesting to me.
August 01, 2017
Simple cartoonish art gives youngsters a perspective on art!
How DO we draw something huge on a small canvas, or something tiny on a large canvas?
The story line is a little flat, but the meaning behind it could lead to grand discussions.
March 16, 2017
Fun story. This story has never been done before to my knowledge, so in my opinion it was pretty cool.
July 23, 2017
Art is in the eye of the beholder.
May 26, 2017
I'm not sure why I got such a kick out of this book. Mouse painted Hippo by painting his paper all grey and Hippo painted mouse by painting a dot on his paper. They both loved their portraits.