Synopses & Reviews
Llama, Llama red pajama
waiting, waiting for his mama.
Mama isn't coming yet.
Baby Llama starts to fret.
In this infectious rhyming read-aloud, Baby Llama turns bedtime into an all-out llama drama! Tucked into bed by his mama, Baby Llama immediately starts worrying when she goes downstairs, and his soft whimpers turn to hollers when she doesn't come right back. But just in time, Mama returns to set things right. Children will relate to Baby Llama's need for comfort, as much as parents will appreciate Mama Llama's reassuring message. Watch a Video
"Once again, Dewdney conveys a highly relatable source of llama drama with warmth and authentically childlike characters."
"A solid addition to the popular series for toddlers and preschoolers."
"This picture book will be a pleasure to share with friends, old and gnu."
Praise for Time-Out for Sophie by Rosemary Wells:
and#8220;[A] soon-to-be favoriteand#8230; Readers will clamor for more of the irrepressible Sophie, while parents will secretly smileand#8212;sheer delight.and#8221; and#8212;Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"Wellsand#8217;s signature artwork is vivid and pleasingly simple, and the characters are endearing."and#160;and#8212;School Library Journal, starred review
and#8220;As wise (and concise) as ever, Wells lets readers have guilt-free fun savoring Sophieand#8217;s naughtiness, but delivers the storyand#8217;s aha moment with an equally deft hand.and#8221; and#8212;Publishers Weekly
and#8220;As always, Wells portrays her characterand#8217;s developmentally appropriate behavior with genuine respect and affection.and#8221; and#8212;The Horn Book
and#8220;Wells captures a rite of passageand#8212;the terrible twosand#8212;both for the little one and for her exasperated parents.and#8221; and#8212;Booklist
In this infectious rhyming and read-aloud, Baby Llama turns bedtime into an all-out llama-drama. Young children will relate to Baby Llama's need for comfort, as much as parents will appreciate Mama Llama's reassuring message. (Baby/Preschool)
Puffin Storytime book-and-CD library adds another kid-favorite title!
The Puffin picture book--conveniently packaged in a reusable storage bag--will be accompanied by a compact disc that features a lively reading of the story by author Anna Dewdney. The beloved Llama Llama books have sold over 1 million copies and are New York Times bestsellers. Perfect for road trips or bedtime reading, story time, preschool, or home school, Puffin Storytime will please children and parents alike.
Sophie means to be a good little mouse, but she just can't resist testing the limits with her patient parents and grandmother.
Eat supper? More fun to throw it on the floor.
Fold the laundry? More fun to knock over the pile.
Read with Grandma? More fun toand#160;steal her glasses.
And then itandrsquo;s time out for Sophie!
Rosemary Wells has created a memorable new character, ready to take herand#160;place next to Max and Ruby, Yoko, and Noisy Nora. Sophie's adorable antics will strike a chord with children and parents alike.
About the Author
Anna Dewdney (www.annadewdney.com) lives in a very old house just over a covered bridge in southern Vermont. She taught at a boysandrsquo; boarding school for many years before becoming a full-time author and illustrator. She is also a full-time mom to two away-at-school daughters and two stay-at-home dogs.