Claude and Sir Bobblysock's go out for a walk in the park and get caught up among a group of joggers, have an ice cream, and take a nap in the flowerbed. A cry for help find themselves rescuing a runaway baby buggy with the baby still inside! Invited by The Amazing Alan to come see his circus, Claude and Sir Bobblysock go on to save the show.
While his friend works hard to earn the train fare to Fitchburg, a bear, modeled on a young Henry Thoreau, walks the thirty miles through woods and fields, enjoying nature and the time to think great thoughts. Includes biographical information about Thoreau.While his friend works hard to earn the train fare to Fitchburg, young Henry Thoreau walks the thirty miles through woods and fields, enjoying nature and the time to think great thoughts.
If you ever read the Stinky Cheese Man , you'll love this one. The Big Bad Wolf receives a lesson in manners in this hilarious fairy tale that begins with a trip to the mailbox. While sorting through bills (including a rental fee for "sheep's clothing"), B. B. Wolf finds an invitation to the local library's storybook tea. Uncertain about attending, Wolf consults a crocodile friend, who points out that he'll have to behave himself... which, as you know, is tough for a wolf!