Synopses & Reviews
Gossie is a gosling. A small, yellow gosling who likes to wear bright red boots. Every day. Until the day her boots disappear... The loveable Gossie is now available in an English/Spanish bilingual board book edition! This simply and charmingly told tale of sharing with style is perfect for bilingual preschoolers or new language learners. English text appers in black, Spanish in blue.
"Adding ample wry humor to both his spare ink-and-watercolor pictures and minimalist text, Dunrea imbues both goslings with distinctive, endearing personalities and chronicles experiences every preschooler can recognize." Publishers Weekly, Starred
"Two books that are sure to become favorites... Young children will ask to hear these stories again and again, and they're just right for little hands." School Library Journal, Starred
"The potent combination of toddler-appealing story lines and the charismatic charm of the illustrations assure that these smartly clad geese will be marching straight into the hearts of readers." Kirkus Reviews
Gossie and Gerties boots are made for walking; the books they so delightfully traverse are made for treasuring.
Horn Book, Starred
Preschoolers are bound to ask for an encore reading, and theyll probably ask for new boots, too.” The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
While rocking on his mother's lap, a young boy finds space for his favorite toys and blanket, but when Baby cries, he says there is no room for her.
There is always room on mother's lap--and this simple tender story is now available in Spanish and English.
About the Author
Olivier Dunrea is the creator of beautiful and well-loved children's books. A painter and a sculptor, his work centers around farms, animals, architecture, and folklore. He lives in the tiny village of Narrowsburg, New York, in the Catskill Mountains.