Title: Wumbers
Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Illustrator: Tom Litchfield
Publisher: Chronicle Books (2015)
ISBN: 9781452141220
According to Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Litchfield wumbers are “words cre8ed with numbers.” This isn’t a typical story but rather different situations with characters speaking in wumbers. Some of the conversations are simple to decode, “Would you like some honey 2 swee10 your tea?” While others statements are more difficult, “4give me, 4 this is bel8ed, but it seems once again I have overinfla8ed.”
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