Monday, August 25, 2008
Puddles In Picture Books
Ginsburg, Mirra Good Morning, Chick
When he tries to imitate a rooster, a newly-hatched chick falls in a puddle.
Kleven, Elisa The Puddle Pail
When his older green brother suggests that he collect things,
Ernst, a young blue crocodile, comes up with an unusual choice: puddles.
Lobel, Arnold Small Pig
Because the farmer's wife insists on cleaning his mud puddle, a little pig
runs away to the city where he becomes permanently stuck in what he
thought was a mud puddle.
McPhail, David The Puddle
A boy sets out to sail his boat in a puddle and is joined by a frog, a turtle,
an alligator, a pig, and an elephant.
Munsch, Robert N. Mud Puddle
A mud puddle sits waiting to muddy up Jule Ann. Can it be defeated by smelly soap?