This month, Simon & Schuster has provided some great titles, with a total prize value of $83.95, for one lucky SavvyMom reader to win*.
I have a grumpy grandpa!
(Shhhhh! Don’t tell HIM that!)
The Greedy Python
Illustrated by: Eric Carle
In this humorous tale about manners, respect, and friendship, a greedy python eats every creature he comes across in the jungle. From a tiny mouse to an enormous elephant, the eaten animals eventually befriend one another in the belly of the snake where they team up and kick the inside of the python until he spits them out. Rather than learning his lesson, the python sticks to his greedy ways. When he spots his own tail and mistakes it for food, he swallows himself and…disappears!
Chicka Chicka ABC
John Archambault and Bill Martin, Jr
A told B,
and B told C,
“I’ll meet you at the top of the coconut tree.”
So begins the lively alphabet rhyme that children and their parents love to recite. Martin and Archambault’s rhythmic chant and Caldecott Honor artist Lois Ehlert’s bold, cheerful art has made Chicka Chicka Boom Boom a favorite for twenty years!
I am the keeper of the castle. This castle…
Have You Seen My Cat?
A little boy’s cat is missing and he is worried. Beautiful illustrations and a brief, easy-to-read text lead small readers on a round-the-world quest for the lost cat, and to an ending that is a wonderful surprise. Along the way, the little boy meets a wide variety of people, all trying to be helpful, and sees many beautiful members of the cat family strikingly pictured in Eric Carle’s distinctive collage technique.
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