Circus 123

from Clavis Books


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  • Quality

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  • Fun-and-Learning

  • Circus 123 published by Clavis Books
  • Written by: Guido van Genechten
  • Illustrated by: Guido van Genechten
  • We recommend this book for kids ages 3 and up


Overall Editor's Rating

What It Is

Circus 123 is a playful counting book for young children written and illustrated by Guido van Genechten. The ladybug circus performers give an amazing show in the ring, starting off with one ladybug ringmaster, two ladybug cyclists, three tightrope walkers, four trapeze artists, and counting all the way up to 10 ladybugs.

Is It Fun?

This is a cute and quirky picture book that engages kids in counting from 1–10 as they read about the different tricks the ladybugs perform in the circus. The book is simple and straightforward making it good for early readers.

Who It’s For

Circus 123 is for ages 3–5.

What To Be Aware Of

This book is only available in hardcover.