Andy, a crabby alligator, is a reluctant friend to Preston, a young coyote pup. Find out what makes Andy even crabbier! They spend lots of time not catching rabbits, falling over cliffs, and trying to decide the difference between an owl and a bear. A perfect bridge between picture books and text-heavy chapter books.
“If you have no intention of loving or being loved, then the whole journey is pointless.”
A stirring, beautifully written story that will swell you heart chapter by chapter. Part epic adventure, part character study–you will not want to miss the chance to meet Edward.
More conversation than narrative, this charming book poses all manner of questions worth pondering. Would you rather…tickle a monkey or dance with goats? The more harrowing questions, like Would you rather be… swallowed by a fish or sat on by a rhinoceros? are tempered by Burningham’s wonderfully silly drawings.
I’m merrier than a terrrier.
Swish! I’m a fish.
This 1951 classic easy reader bursts with joy, imagination and enough adorable art to charm a snake with.
Illustrated by Mary Blair of Disney animation fame and creator of character designs for Disneyland’s It’s a Small World ride.