ACHOO! ACHOO! I’ve Got the Flu

A creature’s surprise birthday party goes awry when all of the guests get the flu in this rhyming picture book debut….”A cleverly funny animal tale with giggleworthy illustrations” Kirkus Reviews  read review  hardcover and paperback versions available.

March 1, 2021- Kirkus Reviews, ACHOO! ACHOO! I’ve Got the Flu, one of the  27 Great Indie Books Worth Discovering!

A look inside the book!

Awards & Reviews

“As a parent of 5 mostly grown kids, I wish I’d had this fun book to read to them when they were younger, to help them understand that getting sick from time to time is normal and that they’re going to feel better soon.” –James Cameron, Director, Writer and Producer of many films including, Avatar, Titanic, Terminator and Aliens to name a few.

“A fun romp that will make readers giggle. Any parent or educator will appreciate the lighthearted but important lesson in this story. An especially timely selection as students return to school!” – Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen, Author of many children’s books including, Chicks Run Wild, Chicks Rule and Orangutangled!

“The author is a fantastic story teller! This book conveys a strong message of compassion for all and does it in a way that is relatable and creative for all ages. We have distributed the book to patients and families and the feedback is wonderful. Highly recommend this book.” – Children’s Hospital

“In Andie Michaels’ ACHOO! ACHOO! I’ve Got the Flu, Lion’s birthday party turns his house into an infirmary for his animal friends as one by one they share their flu germs along with party balloons and birthday cake. The author’s bouncy rhythm and impeccable rhymes make for great reading aloud..” – Dori Chaconas, Author of many children’s books including, Don’t Slam the Door!, One Little Mouse and the Cork and Fuzz series.

Fantastic Read for the Children and Adults! This book is a favorite for my grandsons. I highly recommend it for readers of all ages. It’s fun, uplifting and a great overall read! –Marty Goetz.
Fun and Entertaining for Kids! These books are entertaining, educational, and fun for all my kids! They love reading them before bed and I highly recommend them for any and all readers!-Misha Goetz Hoyt.

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