This truly unique word book for children contains over 700 entries, each telling its own separate and complete little story with a setting, plot, and characters, all in Richard Scarry's playful style. Kids will love following the antics of Baby Cat who's always causing mischief, Ma Bear's disastrous cooking adventures, and Mrs. Fishhead's outrageous hats while they learn alphabetical sequence, letter and word recognition, and get practice in spelling. A delightful and hilarious romp for kids and adults alike!, , For learning the alphabet, practicing spelling, and building vocabulary, nothing beats this hilarious word book. It's packed with over 700 entries, each with its own characters, setting, and plot. Kids will read about mischievious Baby Cat, Ma Bear's kitchen disasters, Mrs. Fishhead's outrageous hats, and much, much more....--This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.