The king isn't in the counting house this time - nope, he's in the bathtub, and he won't come out! One by one the courtiers will try to talk him out of the tub and back to his job of ruling the kingdom. No one succeeds and then, SURPRISE! This book is a 1986 Caldecott Honors Award winner.
picture book humor Caldecott Honor surprise Read aloud to 2's, 3's and 4's preschoolers