A space-themed counting story that ends with a blast 10, 9, 8--Get ready to blast off with Milo and Mouse Future space travelers can learn about rockets and how to suit up and push all the right buttons in order to zoom into space--and beyond For kids who like a countdown, this clever, colorful story employs the theme of getting-ready-to blast-off to help them grasp counting backwards from ten. Cool-for-kids rocket and astronaut items are worked into the simple story and will expand young children's understanding of space travel.
About the Author
Mike Austin is the author of A Present for Milo, a book that was originally created as a preschool app and then later published as a print picture book, as well as the picture book Monsters Love Colors. He has done editorial art for the Wall Street Journal, Boys' Life magazine, and more. This is his second book for HarperCollins.
Praise for Mike Austin's digital children's book app, A Present for Milo:
"...a Next Gen version of a lift-the-flap Spot story, this digital cat-and-mouse chase features...hidden surprises in every scene." -- Kirkus Reviews