Created especially for children who are learning to read, this anthology contains renowned works with some of the best-loved characters in children’s literature–including Else Holmelund Minarik and Maurice Sendak’s Little Bear, Arnold Lobel’s Frog and Toad, and the madcap creations of Dr. Seuss. Also included is poetry by Eve Merriam, Lilian Moore and Gwendolyn Brooks; as well as stories, poems, riddles and word games.
An American Bookseller Pick of the Lists.
"An excellent introduction to a variety of literature."–School Library Journal, starred review.
About Joanna Cole
Joanna Cole has taught elementary school, has worked with a news magazine, and was for several years a senior editor of children’s books. Today she is a full-time author writing for children. Among the dozens of highly praised children’s books… More about Joanna Cole
Published by Doubleday Books for Young Readers Sep 01, 1990| 144 Pages| 7-1/2 x 9-1/8| 3-7 years| ISBN 9780385414166