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"A pleasure for parent and child."
"Hoberman's riotous tale is spun like a Seussian fable and
told, as the Doctor would have told it, in an up-tempo, whimsical
It's a story that every young mom can relate to, even
if she doesn't have seven fussy offspring."
New York Times Book Review
"A wonderful evocation of the joyous bedlam of a seven-sibling
household. The hilarious artwork is matched on every page by the
equally funny verse from Mary Ann Hoberman."
Newsweek Year's Best Children's Books
"In this highly comic rhyming romp that surprisingly (and
nicely) twists into a birthday story, Hoberman and Frazee tweak
fussy eaters with style and panache."
School Library Journal Best Books of 1997