The Empty Pot by Demi

The Empty Pot by Demi

Basic Story Line: The Emperor of China is very good at growing flowers. When it comes time for him to choose a successor, he invites Ping and the other children in the kingdom to the palace where he gives each child a flower seed to grow. The children are instructed...
Crictor by Tomi Ungerer

Crictor by Tomi Ungerer

Basic Story Line: Madame Louise Bodot lives in a little French town. Her son studies reptiles in Africa. One day her son sends her a boa constrictor for her birthday. Yikes! Although startled at first, Madame Bodot names the snake Crictor and takes very good care him....
The Perfect Present by Fiona Roberton

The Perfect Present by Fiona Roberton

“Don’t judge a book by its cover.” I have heard the saying “don’t judge a book by its cover” as a kid and I have said it many times as a mom. I know you should not judge a book by its cover. I know it is true… and yet, I still...
My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza

My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza

Basic Story Line: My Lucky Day opens with a hungry fox preparing to hunt, when suddenly lunch shows up at his front door, in the form of a little pig. Fox snatches up piglet and rushes him into the kitchen, but before piglet can be turned into pig roast, he persuades...
Creepy Pair of Underwear by Aaron Reynolds

Creepy Pair of Underwear by Aaron Reynolds

Have you had a chance to read Creepy Carrots? The picture book Creepy Pair of Underwear was written by the same author, Aaron Reynolds. They are both refreshingly original stories that are entertaining for children and adults (aka- a book that will not make you groan...