Bestselling and award-winning artist Patrick McDonnell uses the ABC's to tell a hilarious, high-energy alphabetical adventure.
It starts with an ALLIGATOR and a BEAR chasing a CAT. When a DRAGON (and a chicken and an egg!) join in pursuit, things start to get REALLY interesting. A wild and wacky chase through snow and ice, and to jungles and over mountaintops, leads the whole crew to a wonderful realization: They're better off as friends.
From New York Times bestselling author and Caldecott Honor recipient Patrick McDonnell comes an exciting new take on the alphabet book for everyone who has ever wondered what's just beyond the front door.
The Haunted House by R. A. Montgomery takes YOU on an adventure through a spooky, old house in search of your dog (and best friend), Homer. Your 6-8 year old reader will discover a hidden movie theater, encounter a crying crocodile, a talking turtle, and follow a mysterious mouse down a dark tunnel!
Choose Your Own Adventure The Haunted House is an interactive adventure book in which YOU decide what happens next.
If you follow Homer into the house, will you meet a ghost or ghoul? Do you trust the unicorn to fly you over the moon?
For readers that enjoyed other titles from the Choose Your Own Adventure Dragonlark series including: Ghost Island by Shannon Gilligan, Sand Castle by R. A. Montgomery, and Return to Haunted House by R. A. Montgomery.
In this interactive board book, kids will love pulling the tabs to make Brock the crocodile snap his teeth!
Brock the crocodile has great big teeth, but sometimes, they're so scary that they frighten all his friends away. Brock scares a bird when a yawns, a frog when he sneezes, some snakes when he hiccups, some baby elephants when he coughs, and a rhino and some monkeys when he laughs. He feels bad scaring them, but heÂ can't help having such big, scary teeth! But his mom is able to cheer him up by giving him a nice big cupcake!
In their fourth chapter book adventure, the Guardians recruit Sanderson ManSnoozy, the sleepy legend also known as the Sandman, to their cause.
When the Man in the Moon brought together the Guardians, he warned them that they would face some terrible evils as they strove to protect the children of earth. But nothing could have prepared them for this: Pitch has disappeared and taken Katherine with him. And now the Guardians are not only down one member, but a young girl is missing.
Fortunately, MiM knows just the man to join the team. Sanderson ManSnoozyâknown in most circles as the Sandmanâmay be sleepy, but heâs also stalwart and clever and has a precocious ability to utilize sand in myriad ways. If the other Guardians can just convince Sandy that good can triumph evil, that good dreams can banish nightmares, theyâll have themselves quite a squad. But if they canâtâ¦they might never see Katherine again.
Emma, Jason, and Danny Hollen are just three ordinary kids living near the Everglades National Park in Florida, that is, until they find an unexpected visitor in their backyard. To their surprise, the trio come across an egg - the egg of an extraordinary alligator. Keeping the situation hidden from their parents, the kids work to nurture the alligator. And with trouble and danger lurking in every dark corner and twisted shadow of the Everglades, the Hollen kids must use all their skills and knowledge to protect and help their newfound friend survive and grow.
It's the last day of school, and Joey Alligator's curiosity gets the best of him. Although he knows he shouldn't leave the school grounds, his desire to see the two new firetrucks parked nearby, was too much for him to handle. He wanders away, and before you know it, he's lost in a big city. Meanwhile, everybody back at the school, including his mother, were worried beyond belief. As the day winds down, and night begins to fall, Joey Alligator, learns valuable lessons in kindness, and bravery, trying to find his way back to school.
A departing tortoise has his bags packed and is almost ready to set out on an adventure, but he canât leave until he says good-bye to each of his animal friends. The tortoise stops for every last timid mouse and bumblebee, shouting his rhyming good-byes, making you wonder if, perhaps, heâs stalling the start of his trip.
His animal friends appear startled as he suddenly pops up on each page to say adieuÂespecially the perplexed rhinoceros the tortoise mistakes for a unicorn! With each farewell, the tortoiseâs good-byes get sillier and more creative. When will the good-byes end and the adventure begin?
See You Later, Alligator is a silly story with bright, engaging illustrations and expressive, rhyming text that children will want to readÂand giggle throughÂagain and again.
Sky Pony Press, with our Good Books, Racehorse and Arcade imprints, is proud to publish a broad range of books for young readersÂpicture books for small children, chapter books, books for middle grade readers, and novels for young adults. Our list includes bestsellers for children who love to play Minecraft; stories told with LEGO bricks; books that teach lessons about tolerance, patience, and the environment, and much more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.