Synopses & Reviews
A 2014 Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book
A dog with a ball is one of the most relentlessly hopeful creatures on Earth. After his best little-girl pal leaves for school, this dog hits up yoga mom, baby, and even the angry cat for a quick throw. No luck. Forced to go solo, the dog begins a hilarious one-sided game of fetch until naptimeand#8217;s wild, ball-centric dream sequence. The pictures speak a thousand words in this comic book-style ode to canine monomania. Ball? Ball.
The dog wants to play BALL, but who will play ball with the dog? This sturdyand#160;board book format is perfect for the youngest animal lovers!
Exuberant rhymes and wild illustrations celebrate self-acceptance.
High on energy and imagination, this ode to self-esteem encourages kids to appreciate everything about themselves--inside and out. Messy hair? Beaver breath? So what! Hereand#39;s a little girl who knows what really matters.
At once silly and serious, Karen Beaumontand#39;s joyous rhyming text and David Catrowand#39;s wild illustrations unite in a book that is sassy, soulful--and straight from the heart. The sturdy board book is just right for little hands.