|Written by||Felice Haus|
|Series||Step into Reading: A Step 1 Book|
Cookie Monster is sad when he impulsively devours the cake he planned to share with the guests at his birthday party. When Big Bird, Grover, Ernie and Bert show up, Cookie Monster has nothing to offer them. However, the celebration is still a happy one after he opens and shares each present his friends have wisely chosen.
The book was reissued in 2012 by Random House as a Step Into Reading Level 1 book.