Synopses & Reviews
and#160;Praise for previous Lyle, Lyle Crocodile books:"[T]he happiest of creations by a talented and original artist." and#151;Chicago Tribuneand#160;
and#160;"Americaand#8217;s favorite reptile." and#151;Booklist and#160;Lyle the crocodile has a new job walking dogs.and#160;As Lyleand#8217;s excellent reputation as a dog walker spreads, the number of dogs in his charge growsand#151;from one dogand#160;to ten! Whether theyand#8217;re frisky or happy, sniffy or snappy, Lyle must get them all walking together in harmony. But never fearand#151;Lyle's winning smile and gentle ways will always save the doggie day! Young children willand#160;enjoy walking the dogsand#151;and counting from one to tenand#151;with Lyle. The back cover features a matching activity.and#160;
A cranky neighbor puts Lyle in the zoo but experiences a change of heart when the crocodile saves him from a fire.
Lyle the crocodile has a new job walking dogs. As Lyle's excellent reputation as a dog walker spreads, the number of dogs in his charge grows--from one dog to 10. The back cover features a fun activity. Full color.
About the Author
Bernard Waber was the beloved author of more than thirty books for young readers, including Courage, Ira Sleep Over, and The Mouse That Snored. With the publication of The House on East 88th Street in 1963, his Lyle the Crocodile became a mainstay of childrenand#8217;s literature, and the adventures of this endearing reptile were featured in numerous books. Because of their honesty, their bravery, and their tremendous heart, his stories and illustrations have been beloved by generations of childrenandnbsp;Paulis Waber is the daughter of Bernard Waber. The first Lyle the Crocodile book, The House on East 88th Street, was dedicated to her. Paulis Waber lives with her husband and three children in Washington, DC.andnbsp;