What’s a better present than a classic Beginner Book? Six of them—for less than the price of two! Following on the success of The Big Blue Book of Beginner Books and The Big Green Book of Beginner Books, we’ve taken the complete text and art of P. D. Eastman’s Sam and the Firefly, Robert Lopshire’s I Want to Be Somebody New!, Marilyn Sadler’s The Very Bad Bunny, Mike McClintock’s Stop That Ball!, Al Perkins’s The Digging-est Dog, and Joan Heilbroner’s Robert the Rose Horse and bound them together in one sturdy hardcover omnibus. This is a perfect introduction to reading that will whet young readers’ appetites for additional books in the Beginner Book series.
About P.D. Eastman
P. D. EASTMAN was an author-illustrator who created many children’s books, including Are You My Mother?, Go, Dog. Go!, and The Best Nest. Trained at the National Academy of Design, he enlisted in the army in 1943 and was assigned… More about P.D. Eastman
About Robert Lopshire
Robert Lopshire was the illustrator of numerous children’s books. He died in 2002.
About Marilyn Sadler
Marilyn Sadler and Roger Bollen have been writing and illustrating children’s books for 20 years. Their work has received many honors, including an IRA Classroom Choice Award and a Parents’ Choice Award. They both live in Ohio.