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If You Give a Moose a Muffin (1991)

by Laura Numeroff

Other authors: Felicia Bond (Illustrator)

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Series: If You Give ... (2)

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Chaos can ensue if you give a moose a muffin and start him on a cycle of urgent requests.
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    Knots by R. D. Laing (raizel)
    raizel: Similar logical difficulties and vicious circles at a different level of sophistication. If you give a moose a muffin, he needs lots of stuff including a muffin which requires the same lots of stuff ad nauseum. In Knots, your behavior is based on your world view and you world view is based on your behavior and changing either one is difficult.… (more)

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EducatingParents.org rating: Approved
  MamaBearLendingDen | Dec 17, 2023 |
Independent Reading level: Grades pre-k through kindergarten
Awards and Honors
Alabama Young Reader Medal, 1986
California Young Reader Medal, 1987
Colorado Book Award, 1988
Georgia Children's Picture Book Award, 1988
Nevada Young Reader Award, 1988
Ohio Buckeye Children's Book Award, 1989
Quill Award, If You Give a Pig a Party, 2006
The Milner Award (Atlanta, GA), 2007
Reading Rainbow Feature Selection ( )
  hailey.storey | Dec 7, 2023 |
A story about what a moose what do with a muffin.
  B-Chad | Jul 4, 2023 |
Cumulative tales
Second person narratives
Picture books for children
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  kmgerbig | Jan 5, 2023 |
A silly book that teaches children using humor that if you do something you probably shouldn't, you may end up causing a string of problematic cause and effect. I can use this book as a fun way to engage kids while teaching them cause and effect situations. ( )
  fmatiella1 | Mar 4, 2022 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Laura Numeroffprimary authorall editionscalculated
Bond, FeliciaIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Chu, Brian Wei-Rensecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Fraser, StephenIntroductionsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Mlawer, TeresaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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If you give a moose a muffin...
When he opens the door and feels how chilly it is, he'll ask to borrow a sweater.
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