Honk! Splat! Vroom!

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Kindergarten
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Five mice race down a road, eager to cross the finish line. But first they must overcome all sorts of messy obstacles, including mud and one very hungry cat! Luckily, a friendly goose saves the day. Told in 53 simple words, this delightful picture book will appeal to the youngest of readers!

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Interest Level Preschool - Kindergarten
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Picture Books
Copyright 2018
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Carolrhoda Books ®
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2018-02-01
Text Type Fiction—Humor
BISACS JUV002180, JUV019000, JUV032040
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 10.625 x 8.875
Features Awards, Original artwork, and Reviewed


  • Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC) Choices, Winner, 2019


The Horn Book Magazine

“This joyful adventure is a rare example of a story that gives equal weight to the thrill of competition and the power of cooperation, all without a trace of soppiness.”—The Horn Book Magazine

Publishers Weekly

“Everyone (except the cat) wins in this light, funny tale.”—Publishers Weekly


“With the minimal text, children can have fun providing their own play-by-play accounts for this action-packed race.”—Booklist

Kirkus Reviews

“On track to become a repeated favorite.”—Kirkus Reviews

Author, Illustrator: Barry Gott

Barry Gott lives in Ohio and has illustrated many children's books, including all of the Dino-Sports and Dino-Holidays books and What DO Teachers Do (After YOU Leave School)?