My son really enjoyed reading this book and enjoyed telling me all about it. He is a rising 1st grader and loves fun quirky stories like this.
The kids in room 207 don't know how lucky they are to have a nice teacher like Miss Nelson - until their misbehavior causes her disappearance, and they get Miss Viola Swamp for a substitute.
"Just as good as I remembered."
Max is the hero of this beloved children's classic in which he makes mischief, sails away, tames the wild things, and returns home for supper.
"Narrated Picture Book!"
A little rabbit is lulled to sleep surrounded by all that he knows and loves best in the great green room of his house.
"A good bedtime story for the very young"
A sturdy, well tended little house standing on a hill in the countryside watches the days, nights, and seasons come and go as the town around her grows and develops before her.
As Harold draws his way in and out of adventure, children become fascinated by the wondrous magic of the purple crayon
"Great Little Book"
A charming tale of the peddler whose stolen caps mean all kinds of monkey business.
James Marshall retells the familiar tale in which one of three pigs survives a wolf's attacks by using his head.
"My son loves it...can't get enough"
Peter, the naughty rabbit, helps himself to the crops from Mr. MacGregor's garden, to the dismay of all.
With just one bite, a wakeful flea atop a pile of sleeping creatures causes a commotion.
"Perfect for naptime wind down"
Fans of the ingenious little monkey will not be disappointed as he embarks on a wild series of adventures in a traveling circus.
"I was curious"
Strega Nona's meddling assistant Big Anthony is determined to prove to the townspeople his knowledge of the magic secrets contained in the pasta pot of Strega Nona. In so doing, he unleashes a torrent of pasta which threatens to engulf their little Italian town.
A small boy helps one of the old folks next door remember when she loses her memory, in this gentle, beautiful story of sharing.
Peter wanders around his neighborhood enjoying the snowy city weather.
Red Riding Hood encounters an urbane wolf on the way to her sick grandmother's house.
This is the story of a boy's friendship with a dinosaur and how they spend one happy day together.
This folktale explains why Chinese people no longer choose long names for their children.
"Great book. "
One good turn deserves another as Sophie teaches Wendell a lesson he won't soon forget, turning their conflict into good humor.
Big diesel machines threaten to run Mike Mulligan and his little old steam shovel, Mary Anne, out of business until Mike agrees to tackle a big job.
"Just perfect for my almost 3 year old"
Bear decides to give his friend the moon a birthday present. He thinks the echoes of his own voice are the moon's answers to his questions about what the moon would like.
Playing games up and down the river, something no self-respecting tugboat would do, makes Little Toot an object of scorn - until he alone rescues an ocean liner in trouble.