Monthly Archives: June 2014

Heather Fell In the Water, by Doug Macleod & Craig Smith

Heather is a nice girl who just wants to visit a Japanese tea house, or a farm, or even just take a walk without getting wet.  But where ever she goes, Heather always falls in the water!  She is getting … Continue reading

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Domestic Chicken And Other Feathery Tales, by Hilary Archer

Most of us think chickens are pretty straightforward.  They peck, they roost, they taste delicious with carrots and potatoes, and we have no qualms about stealing their equally delicious eggs.  But Hilary Archer sheds new light on the secret lives … Continue reading

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The Diggers are Coming, by Susan Steggall

When a new construction project needs to get underway, it takes an army of people and machines, working together, to get the job done.  Wreckers and planners, mixers and tippers, bulldozers and cranes all show up and do their thing. … Continue reading

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The Brave Monkey Pirate, by Hayes Roberts

Nobody likes getting shots, not even the infamous monkey pirate, Modi.  When he visits the doctor with his mom and hears that he has to get his scurvy immunization the next day, he is a little worried.  Luckily for him, … Continue reading

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The Watermelon Seed, by Greg Pizzoli

Everyone knows there is nobody in this world who loves chomping, slurping and gulping down copious amounts of juicy watermelon more than a crocodile.  At any time of day, any season of the year, any year of life, a crocodile … Continue reading

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