Synopses & Reviews
Mr. Putter and his fine cat, Tabby, are itchy. Not because of fleas, but because it is hot,and#160;they're bored, and they're out of orangesicles. So when their neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, suggests a sightseeing cruise, they're excitedand#160;about an adventure. The boat makes them feel free! Plus they get orangesicles! But when it's time to go home, there's a little problem with Mrs. Teaberry's good dog, Zeke. and#160; The nineteenth Mr. Putter and Tabby book has all theand#160;sly, sweet humor that has made the series a huge success. Cynthia Rylant's perfect ear for rhythm and Arthur Howard'sand#160;comical illustrations continue toand#160;bring to lifeand#160;the quartet of characters readers know and love.
Cowgirl Kate and herand#160;horseand#160;Cocoaand#160;trotand#160;on over to Green Lightand#160;Readers'and#160;Level 2 in this new "Favorite Stories"and#160;editionand#160;fromand#160;theand#160;Theodore Seuss Geisel Honorand#160;winning series.and#160;
Splish-splash, buckaroos! Stormy weatherand#160;can't stop best friends Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa from having a good time in these two easy-to-read stories about prancing in the rainand#160;and chasing rainbows.and#160;Withand#160;short sentences, simple dialogue, and delightfuland#160;illustrations byand#160;the Caldecottand#160;Honor winnerand#160;Betsy Lewin,and#160;this book is perfect for beginning readers, rain or shine!
In this new Level 2 Green Light Reader, everyone's favorite alligator couple goesand#160;fishingand#160; butand#160;Mr. Green isand#160;the only one having fun...until he convincesand#160;Mrs. Green to use jellybeans forand#160;bait!and#160;
and#8220;Who wants to spend the day with a couple of grown-up, married alligators? Answer: Every kid you know.and#8221;and#8212;The Bulletin
Mr. and Mrs. Green are happy to be on a fishing trip. But Mrs. Green is frustrated that Mr. Green is catching all the fish. Whatand#8217;s his secret? Is it his lucky hat? His new fishing pole? Or does it have something to do with jelly beans? Beginning readers will have a sweet time finding out. Bursting with picture clues to help build early-reading confidence, this favorite from More with Mr. and Mrs. Green is now one of four stand-alone Level 2 Green Light Readers. Collect them all!
About the Author
received a Theodore Seuss Geisel Honor for the original Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa book, the first of six books. In addition, she has written many books for children, including When the Chickens Went on Strike
, Big Pumpkin
, and Don't Fidget a Feather
. She lives in Los Angeles, California.
BETSY LEWIN is the well-known illustrator of Duck for President; Giggle, Giggle, Quack; and the Caldecott Honor-winning Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type, all written by Doreen Cronin. She lives in New York City.