Fetching illustrations from an exciting new talent enliven this tale of a boy who loves dogs and the color blue — and finds a creative way to make his fantasies come true.Bertie wants a dog, a blue dog, more than anything in the world. For now, though, he likes to pretend he has one, patting it, walking it, even playing both sides of a game of fetch. One...
Harry and his bucketful of dinosaurs see some ducklings hatching and wish they could have one of their own. But it's the wrong time for wishing so they wait until Christmas when Harry makes a special list for Santa.
There once was a very hungry little hen, and she ate and ate, and grew and grew, and the more she ate, the more she grew.Up on the hill lives a cunning fox. He watches the hen every day and thinks, "If I wait just one more day, the hen will be even bigger."Then one day he can't wait any longer...
Poor Molly is so shy that she blushes if another mouse so much as twitches his whiskers at her. When she is invited to a party, she will do anything to stay at home, even pretend to have chicken pox! With her sisters at her side, she agrees to attend and soon gets so caught up in the dancing and the games, that she becomes the life of the party.
It's time for the animals to celebrate Spring with a party in the forest--they just have to make sure they don't wake the bear! The woodland animals are having a party to celebrate Spring--the only problem is there is an enormous, hairy, scary bear sleeping nearby. The animals have to be especially quiet so they don't wake the bear. After tiptoeing with...
It's the first day of school, and Ben is all set to go. So is his lovable dog, Muddypaws!. This beautifully illustrated and heartwarming tale of a boy and his sidekick is a great story for children in their own early school days. Kids will love engaging with the lively text and learning to read along with the story.
Henry is a little boy who pretends to be brave, but really he's scared of dogs. Harvey is a big dog who pretends to be brave, but really he's scared of children. But when Henry and Harvey are both frightened by a storm, they overcome their fears together and become the best of friends.
Shake, shake, shudder, near the sludgy old swamp. The dinosaurs are coming. Get ready to romp. Join in with Triceratops, Stegosaurus, and friends as the dinosaurs stir up a Dinosaurumpus!Where can you find a Deinosuchus that practically pirouettes on its tail and a T-Rex that bounds gracefully through the air? Between the pages of Tony Mitton's...
How do dinosaurs count to ten? Do dinosaurs know red, green and blue? This title offers a peek into the homes of dinosaur children. It helps children to count to ten and name different colours.
When The Grunt finds a party invitation on his doormat, he is furious: he hates Tuesdays, he hates visitors and he hates parties. But then he meets The Grouch - and things are never quite the same again.
Jo and Mo, two handsome crows are ready to build their nest. But where can they build it? Whenever they start to gather twigs something always goes wrong.. The crow's nest follows the engaging adventures of these two resourceful crows. In doing so, it gently explores how animals are having to adapt to the changing environments.
Grandpa Eldo asks Elmer and Wilbur to help a young elephant find her way back to her herd - and they get a shock when they see she is pink! No wonder she is called Rose. But there is an even greater surprise in store when they reach her herd - because everyone single one of them is pink!
Cruella de Vil is enough to frighten the spots off a Dalmatian pup. But when she steals a whole family of them, the puppies’ parents, Pongo and Missus, lose no time in mounting a daring rescue mission.Will they be in time to thwart Cruella’s evil scheme, or have they bitten off more than they can chew?
'The princess may try seven times to escape. By changing her colour and changing her shape.' But, each time Princess Eliza changes - into a blue fish, a yellow chick, a red fox or a black cat - the wicked wizard finds her and sets her another horrible task. Will this plucky princess be able to outwit him?