I am Invited to a Party! Mo Willems. (An Elephant and Piggie Book.) This is the first Elephant and Piggie book we checked out at the library, and I can't wait to take a look at the other ones. So much fun!
Another minimalist great--uses only "ah" "ha!" and "ah ha!" to create a suspensful story of triumphs, slip-ups, and one-ups. By the end my kiddos were intuitvely filling in the appropriate "ah," "ha!" or "ah ha!" by looking at the pictures--yes!