I Was So Mad - Little Critter Author:Mercer Mayer Mercer Mayer's very popular Little Critter stars in a picture book about feeling angry. With minimal text and funny illustrations to spell out every new situation, the book shows the Critter family saying no to everything Little Critter wants to do. He can't keep frogs in the tub. He can't help paint the house. Finally, mad at the wo... more »rld, Little Critter announces he will run away. When pals come by and ask him to come and play baseball, our young hero's mood quickly changes. He grabs his bat and heads off for the game, telling himself he can run away another day if he is still so mad.« less
The Little Critter series is very cute. They often deal with feelings, special occasions, and social issues that many toddlers to early school-age kids face.
This one deals with anger and not getting one's way. It's not pedantic, preachy, or anything. It's just fun for the kids. Plus in most of the books there's a frog and/or mouse and/or spider that the kids can try to find on each page.