Synopses & Reviews
Mr. Putter and his fine cat, Tabby, love to take naps and#8212; too many naps.and#160;What they need is a sport! Luckily Mrs.Teaberry and her good dog, Zeke, know of a baseball team they can join. It's not long before Mr. Putter is ready to play ball, but will his creaky knees cooperate?and#160;And can Zeke avoid wreaking havoc on the field?
Win or lose, this baseball team will never be the same!
“No child can resist Amelia [Bedelia] and her literal trips through the minefield of the English languageand no adult can fail to notice that shes usually right when shes wrong.” New York Times Book Review
Praise for the young Amelia Bedelia series:“Parish has turned the clock back, making Amelia Bedelia young again and giving a new generation of readers the opportunity to enjoy her humor and self-confidence.” Kirkus Reviews
“Her ingenuous spirit will continue to capture hearts.” Publishers Weekly
"The artwork, done in pencil, watercolor, and gouache, is expressive and quite hilarious as Zeke wreaks havoc in the infield and makes an assist in the outfield. . . a good choice for advancing readers."
and#8212;School Library Journal
"A home run."
It's time to explore! Amelia Bedelia and her school friends discover more than they expect to, in this funny story about the great (and not so great) outdoors.
It's root, root, root for the home team in this baseball-themed edition ofand#160;and#160;Mr. Putter and Tabby, the ever-popular early reader series by Cynthia Rylant.and#160;and#160;
Mr. Putter and Mrs. Teaberry go out for baseball in the newest installment ofand#160;Cynthia Rylant'sand#160;ever-popular early reader series.
About the Author
is a Newbery Medalist and theand#160;author of many acclaimed books for young people. She is well known for her popular characters for early readers, including Mr. Putter and Tabby and Henry and Mudge. Ms. Rylant livesand#160;in the Pacific Northwest. and#160; Arthur Howard
created the lively illustrations for all of the Mr. Putter and Tabby books and hasand#160;written and illustrated several picture books of his own. He lives in New York City.