Synopses & Reviews
Great Big Schoolhouse
is lovingly remembered by generations of American children whose first day at school was undoubtedly made easier by Scarryand#8217;s warm, friendly, and comforting classroom. Huckleand#8217;s life changes forever as he joins his classmates on the school bus; meets Miss Honey, his sympathetic teacher; and learns the alphabet, new vocabulary, numbers, the days of the week, and the hours of the day. Of course, thereand#8217;s recess, show and tell, and
a few unexpected adventures, too! Young readers are welcomed in, as theyand#8217;re asked to help some of Huckleand#8217;s friends answer Miss Honeyand#8217;s questions.Beautifully produced, this is the perfect gift for any child approaching school ageand#151;and the flip side of the dust jacket hides a fun surprise: a Richard Scarry A-Z wall poster.
Beloved by generations of children, this classic book introduces a warm, friendly, and comforting classroom where young Huckle's life changes forever. Beautifully reproduced, this edition comes with a Richard Scarry A-Z wall poster. Full color. Consumable.
Sam Cat and Dudley Pig are fine detectivesand#8212;searching for clues, finding fingerprints, and trapping thieves. Now, Grocer Dog has a problem for them to solve: a supermarket shoplifter keeps sneaking out goodies. Whoever it is better watch out, because Sam and Dudley are on the case! Richard Scarry's colorfully madcap pictures, adorable characters, and hilarious antics will delight young readers.
Happy wedding day to Mr. and Mrs. Pig! They're celebrating with a big costume party aboard a steamboat. But Mr. Pig worries someone might steal the gifts, so he invites detectives Sam Cat and Dudley Pigand#8212;disguised as piratesand#8212;to come along. Sure enough, someone soon swipes Mrs. Pig's new pearls. Abounding with Scarry's trademark slapstick, pranks, and pratfalls, this fun mystery will delight kids!
Meet super-sleuths Sam Cat and Dudley Pig: they're after the bad guys who stole yummy pies from Ma Dog's bakery! But when the robbers run into a restaurant where ALL the diners have cherry pie-covered faces, how will Sam and Dudley catch their thieves? With a squinch and a crash and a great big cruuuunch, the bumbling detectives cook up deliciously comic fun!and#160;
About the Author
Legendary American artist and writer Richard Scarry wrote and illustrated more than 300 books, which have sold over 200 million copies worldwide.