Synopses & Reviews
andldquo;With diminuitive heroes who assert a budding independence, these tales demonstrate once again how well their creator knows his audience.andrdquo; andmdash;Publishers Weekly, starred review
Gideon likes to splash with the ducklings, hop with the frogs, play chase-the-piglets, and scamper all over the farmyard. But one thing busy Gideon does not want to do is take his nap, no matter how many times his mother asks . . . until he gets tired, of course.and#160;This Level 1 Green Light Readers is perfect for new readers, and features a bonus audio book download so kids can listen and read along. Look for the rest of the GossieandFriends early reader editions!
Mouse decides to hide inside a bright red backpack...and ends up at school! He explores a world full of colors, letters, and numbers and more until, at last, Mouse discovers his favorite thing about school. Friends! andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Young readers are sure to enjoy Lauren Thompson's simple, energetic text and Buket Erdogan's sweet, playful illustrations as they learn to recognize words and begin to read on their very own
Mouse hides inside a bright red backpack…and ends up at school! Throughout his exciting day, Mouse discovers colors, letters, numbers, and more. At last, Mouse discovers the thing he loves best about school…friends!
Early readers are sure to respond to Lauren Thompson’s simple, energetic text and Buket Erdogan’s soft, playful illustrations as they start to recognize words and begin to read on their own!
This book was previously published, with slightly different text, as Mouse’s First Day of School .
BooBooand#160;is the story of a curious blue gosling in the GossieandFriends series. Dunreaand#8217;s characteristically simple text and energetic illustrations make this story perfect for level 1 readers.
BooBoo is a curious blue gosling who likes to eat. She likes to eat everything. Well, almost everything. This simple story of silliness and curiosity, with its expressive illustrations and childlike gosling characters, shines as a new Level 1 Greenand#160;Light Reader. This is just the right book for young readers who are beginning to decode stories on their own.
Features a bonus audio book download so kids can listen and read along. Look for the rest of the GossieandFriends early reader editions!
A spunky story about another of Dunrea's darling goslings who wants to assert his independence! Perfect for the beginning readers crowd, this lovable GossieandFriendsand#160;installment isand#160;now a level 1 Green Light Reader. Includes bonus audio download.
About the Author
Lauren Thompson is the author of several picture books, including the popular Mouseand#8217;s First series, Little Quack series, and the Wee Little series. She is also the author of the critically acclaimed andlt;iandgt;The Apple Pie That Papa Bakedandlt;/iandgt; as well as andlt;iandgt;Leap Back Home to Meandlt;/iandgt;; andlt;iandgt;Chew, Chew, Gulp!andlt;/iandgt;; and andlt;iandgt;Hop, Hop, Jump!andlt;/iandgt; She lives with her husband and son in Brooklyn, New York.andlt;Bandgt;Buket Erdogan andlt;/Bandgt;has always been inspired by vibrant colors and childrenand#8217;s art. She has illustrated the andlt;iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt; bestselling Mouseand#8217;s First series and the Calico series. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.