Answers many of the questions the author receives from children on writing, including where she gets her ideas, how she learned to draw, and how many books she can write in one day.
Bob wants a dog for his birthday, but instead he gets a ghost named Fluffy. Unfortunately, Fluffy doesn't fetch, sit or go for walks. But he does eat everything, and soon all of Bob's things and even Bob himself end up in Fluffy's belly.
Based on a true story, Dolphin SOS recounts the plight of three dolphins trapped in an ice-covered cove, desperately trying to escape back to their natural habitat.
A little mouse and his friend Gustave go out to play one afternoon in this darkly comic story about the sadness of losing a friend and the joy of making a new one.
(Ages: 6+) An endlessly intriguing guide to better understanding all those really big ideas and numbers children come across on a regular basis.
A fictional story about Julia Child as a young girl in which she and her best friend Simca have many cooking adventures.
Nancy knows she's forgotten something. Something important. When she tries to remember, she thinks of all kinds of other things instead.
It’s the dawn of a new century—the twentieth century!—and the Tweedles have decided to buy a car. But no gas-guzzler for this modern family. Only an electric car will do for them.