Pinkalicious and the Pink Parakeet

Pinkalicious and the Pink Parakeet

When the class takes a trip to the Zoo, Pinkalicious wants to see the pink parakeet that she read about in her bird book. Her teacher, Ms. Penny, warns her that they are very rare, so she shouldn’t be disappointed if she doesn’t see one. Pinkalicious doesn’t see a pink parakeet and is sad. But soon the class realizes that the pink parakeet is in Ms. Penny’s jacket hood! The pink parakeet escapes and Pinkalicious and her classmates searched for it...

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The Tapir Scientist: Saving South America's Largest Mammal

The Tapir Scientist: Saving South America's Largest Mammal

In another great addition to the Scientists in the Field series, readers can discover the mysterious tapir and the people who study them. Tapirs, prehistoric tropical animals that live in Brazil, are creatures that most people have never heard of, but scientists like Pati Medici have dedicated their lives to the study and protection of tapirs...

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Everything Goes: In the Air

Everything Goes: In the Air

This book starts out as comic book, following a little boy and his parents as they head to the airport. Sporadic speech bubbles of busy travelers provide most of the book’s text. Readers learn about the history of planes, the Wright brothers, and old planes called biplanes. Hot air balloons are also found in the air and are featured in this book. There are lots of different planes with different purposes that children will learn about in Everything Goes: In the Air...

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King Baby

King Baby

All hail King Baby! He gives his loyal subjects many blessings of kisses and coos, but he also demands a lot from them. One day King Baby wants his thing. But his subjects bring him the wrong thing. So King Baby must get the thing himself. To get the thing he has to crawl and thus begins his transition to being a big boy...

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The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India

The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India

Elephant's friend Dog is sold away and Elephant mourns until the king returns Dog to him. The scrawny tiger tricks a greedy man to cross the river for a gold bangle, but then eats him. The wise little pebet tricks the cat so that he wont eat her babies who are learning to fly. The fishermen catch the large fish who believes in fate, but the wise fish and the clever fish escape. The foolish lion is tricked into jumping down a well...

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