In this sweet story about animal homes, a cat, a dog, a bird, a turtle, a bunny, a chick, and a squirrel all live together in a little house in the woods. They get along nicely when it comes to being quiet at nap time and keeping the house neat, but they just can't agree on what to eat! After a meeting by the fire, the animals come up with a solution-and soon they're all saying, "At last I've found the best home of all, the very best home for me."
Dora the Explorer is playing with her animal friends and learning the alphabet. Little girls ages 3-7 who like Nickelodeon's favorite adventurer and adorable animals will love this activity book that features a tear-out, full-color card matching game.
Sure to bring memories and a smile, this Little Golden Book "guide to life" is the perfect graduation gift for anyone who cherishes the sturdy little books with the shiny cardboard covers and gold foil spines! A humorous "guide to life" for grown-ups! One day, Diane Muldrow, a longtime editor of the iconic Little Golden Books, realized that, despite their whimsical appearance, there was hardly a real-life situation that hadn't been covered in the more than 70-year-old line of children's books—from managing money, to the importance of exercise, to finding contentment in the simplest things. In this age of debt, depression, and diabetes, could we adults use a refresher course in the gentle lessons from these adorable books, she wondered—a "Little Golden guide to life"? Yes, we could! Muldrow's humorous yet practical tips for getting the most out of life ("Don't forget to enjoy your wedding!" "Be a hugger." "Sweatpants are bad for morale."), drawn from more than 60 stories, are paired with delightful images from these best-loved children's books of all time—among them The Poky Little Puppy, Pantaloon, Mister Dog, Nurse Nancy, We Help Mommy, Five Pennies to Spend, and The Little Red Hen. The Golden greats of children's illustration are represented here as well: Richard Scarry, Garth Williams, Eloise Wilkin, J. P. Miller, and Mary Blair, among many others. Sure to bring memories and a smile, this book is a perfect gift for baby boomers, recent grads, lovers of children's literature—or anyone who cherishes the sturdy little books with the shiny cardboard covers and gold foil spines!
From Mr. Ed., Old Yeller, and Flipper to Gentle Ben, Morris the Cat, and Benji, animal stars have spawned coloring books, trading cards, lunch boxes, and other collectibles. This book provides a catalogue on each of these animal star's collectible memorabilia. 450 photos, 300 in color.
This unique reference work offers a comprehensive listing of all Little Golden Book titles issued from the inception of the series in 1942 through 1985. Included are all titles issued in the familiar Little Golden Book format, and various subseries such as Ding Dong School Books, Giant Little Golden Books, Little Golden Activity Books, and Walt Disney Books. Entries are arranged alphabetically by title, and consist of the complete title, author(s), illustrator(s), place of publication, publisher, and date. Additional information may include the Library of Congress card number, copyright registration number and date, copyright renewal registration number and date, and a series statement.