First Thump thumps Plunk. Then Plunk plunks Thump. So Thump thumps Plunk back. Will Thump and Plunk ever stop thumping and plunking each other?
About the Author
Mrs. Udry's first book, A Tree Is Nice, illustrated by Marc Simont, won the 1957 Caldecott Award for the most distinguished American picture book. Mrs. Udry is also the author of Glenda, Let's Be Enemies (also illustrated by Maurice Sendak), Mary Ann's Mud Day, The Mean Mouse and Other Mean Stories, and Thump and Plunk.
A graduate of WLU and Western, Geoffrey Hayes is a former student and long-time friend of Terry Copp. He teaches Canadian political and military history at the University of Waterloo. He is the co-editor of [http: //www.wlupress.wlu.ca/Catalog/hayes.shtml "Vimy Ridge: A Canadian Reassessment"] (WLU Press, 2007) and [http: //www.wlupress.wlu.ca/Catalog/hayes-sedra.shtml "Afghanistan: Transition under Threat"] (WLU Press, 2008).