Two for Me, One for You

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Bear finds three tasty mushrooms on her way home through the woods. Her friend Weasel cooks them up in the frying pan. But the friends have a problem: how to share three between two?

Bear and Weasel each come up with one argument after another for why they should have more: I found them! I cooked them. I’m bigger. I’m still growing…. Until the fox comes around the corner and snatches a mushroom.

That solved the problem. They eat the two mushrooms and it’s time for dessert. Here comes Weasel with the scrumptious wild strawberries, three of them to share…

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Category SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: D Relationship Skills, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2019
Publisher Gecko Press
Imprint Gecko Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-08-13
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV019000, JUV039060, JUV002000
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.25 x 10.25
Lexile 490
ATOS Reading Level 2.2
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 505647
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Awards, Original artwork, and Reviewed


  • Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year, Winner, 2020


School Library Journal

“A delightful look at sharing and the problems that can result.”—School Library Journal

Kirkus Reviews

“This funny friendship fable hits the spot.”—Kirkus Reviews

Publishers Weekly

“Sharing is well-trodden territory, but Mühle’s take is full of woodsy charm.”—Publishers Weekly

Author, Illustrator: Jörg Mϋhle

Jörg Mühle was born in 1973 in Frankfurt, Germany, where he works as a freelance illustrator for book publishers and media. He created the widely acclaimed Little Rabbit series of board books.