BY KAREN BEAUMONT
A group of animals strut their stuff, showing how proud they are about their big teeth, round bellies and long necks. Great for helping young children learn to love themselves.
BY JANET STEVENS AND SUSAN STEVENS CRUMMEL
The Little Red Pen must grade the papers or it's the END OF THE WORLD! She is stressed out and asks for help, but all her school supply friends can say is, "Not I!" The Little Red Pen goes it alone and finally tumbles with exhaustion into the Pit of No Return (the trash!). Will the Little Red Pen be lost forever? Will it be the end of the world?
Responding to disgruntled dogs nationwide, Mr, Mutt, Canine Counselor, has solutions to the most sticky dilemmas. But Mr. Mutt has his own problem to solve: the cat (aka The Queen), who has her own idea of who;s in charge. Now Mr. Mutt is the one who needs help, quick!
Ruff! Ruff! Yip! Yip! Dog is rounding up whatever he can find in his urban apartment, even chairs. He is also driving his bird companion crazy with the commotion. Bird sends him to the countryside to find something more appropriate to herd, such as a cow. But since dog has never seen a cow, he finds all the wrong animals.
Every night the rhyme gets read. Every night Dish and Spoon run away. And every night they return--until tonight! Where can Dish and Spoon be? The rhyme can't go on without them, so Cat, Cow, and Dog set out to search for their missing friends. But where to start?
BY JANET STEVENS
Buy a Bear!
Caldecott-Honor winning retelling of the classic tale of wily Hare tricking lazy Bear into giving up half the crops, be it the top, or the bottom. A story so deep in the ground even the paper is made from gardening pants!
"Cook-a-Doodle-Doo!" crows Big Brown Rooster. "Let's get cooking!" So Rooster and his eager assistants: Turtle, Iguana and Potbellied Pig, set out to make the most wonderful, magnificent strawberry shortcake in the whole wide world. Rooster's glad to have help, but there's one big problem, none of his friends know how to cook!
Violet lost her ball, and it wound up somewhere very new. How will these (much smaller) dogs deal with this confounded fuzz? Everyone will be wrapped in this adventure told in fiber.