and Illustrated by Eric Carle
Page and Story designed by Leslie Reed
The night before
Tim's birthday he found
a envelope under his pillow. Inside was a letter with a secret
message that held clues to where he could find his birthday
surprise. This is what the letter looked like...
The letter sent Tim on a
treasure hunt in
search of the gift. Tim had to really think hard to figure out the
clues and find his surprise. He had to crawl through a hole, climb down
stairs, go in a cave and much more. In the end Tim found a little
sitting in a basket. The basket had a note tied to it that said "Happy
This book is very children friendly. It is a book
gets the kids involved. They enjoy trying to figure out what the clues
stand for and then after they read the story they can see if they were
right. The story really makes the children think.
If you were the author of this story, what would
your birthday surprise had been?