Surplice, Holly. Guinea Pig Party, 32 pgs. Nosy Crow, 2012. $14.99. PICTURE BOOK Content: G. Ten adorable guinea pig are celebrating a birthday. One by one, the guinea pigs disappear in the party fun. But once a birthday wish is made, all friends are back to celebrate once more. In this perfect counting book, children are challenged with rhyming clues to guess the next number. This book would be great for celebrating a birthday, or for learning and practicing numbers. The rhyming is perfect and fun to read. The illustrations are bright and inviting. We loved this book! Pre-K. EL (K-3). ESSENTIAL. Reviewer: SL.