A Game with Cooper is a fun picture book story illustrated by Kate Fallahee and tells of little black dog Cooper, who is as excited about the forthcoming game as his human 'daddy'.
Cooper isn't envisioning sports, however, but a game with his beloved human which involves a unique set of rules, hidden treats, and an effort which evoke Cooper's 'hidden detective'.
As alter ego Inspector Cooper puts together visual and sensory clues that lead to hidden delights, young readers are treated to a lively tale. Parents will relish the opportunity, embedded within the plot, to emulate sound effects such as sniffing, gobbling, and investigating.
The lively energy and tone of a very simple yet involving dog story will attract parents and children with a fun set of interactions. Each test Cooper's resolve and problem-solving abilities during the course of a fun game that introduces many new adventures and experiences with an ultimate goal in mind.
Kids who love dogs, detective stories, and action will find A Game with Cooper a delight.
Cooper and Daddy are excited about the game. Every night around the same time, Cooper perks up to play the game. Daddy throws a treat into the next room and Cooper goes after it. The game begins then. Once Cooper is out of sight, the treats are hidden everywhere; under pillows, in baskets, behind curtains, and near books on tables. Cooper runs around the whole house searching for the treats, imagining he is Inspector Cooper. He channels his inner detective that helps him to have a sharp vision and the ability to smell more. He imagines he is surveying the landscape and climbs over his Mommy as if he is climbing a hill. Will Inspector Cooper be able to find all the treats hidden by Daddy?
A Game with Cooper by Debbie Gonzalez is a delightful story filled with fun and adventure and is a good story for all dog lovers and children who love adventure. Kate Fallahee's illustrations bring the story to life and give Cooper a personality that is charming and memorable. It is interesting how Cooper uses his imagination and plays the game. It is a charming bedtime storybook for parents and grandparents and can be used in classrooms for reading aloud and storytelling sessions. The story has energy, enthusiasm, adventure, and fun and children will enjoy looking for the treats along with Inspector Cooper. It will make children creative and imaginative while playing, just like Cooper is while looking for the hidden treats.
A Game With Cooper by Debbie Gonzalez is a fun and visually engaging children’s book about a clever dog named Cooper who puts on his detective cap in search of hidden treats. What starts as a simple story slips into a whimsical adventure that unfolds in this hungry pup’s imagination. Supported by beautiful imagery, this book is ideal for children expanding their vocabulary - from household words and item placement to environmental themes and movement descriptions. Combining a straightforward story with a clever and educational twist, A Game With Cooper is an excellent addition to your child’s bookshelf.