If You’re Hoppy by April Pulley Sayre
This exuberant book expounds on the traditional song with innovative verses that will bring a smile to everyone’s face! If you’re hoppy, you might be a frog, or a bunny, or a cricket. If you’re sloppy you could be a hog, a raccoon, or a chimp. The fun continues with flappy, growly, and even slimy, scaly and mean! Kids will be leaping and hopping to mimic the colorful illustrations! A great book to share with a group!
Wally and Mae by Christa Kempter
When Wally, a neat little rabbit rents out her second floor apartment she is hoping to find a hamster or a turtle as a tenant. Instead, Mae, a very large and messy bear moves in. Mae sleeps till noon, eats Wally’s carrot cake, has loud parties, and never washes her windows. Just when Wally feels she can’t stand having Mae as tenant any more, a surprising thing happens. Mae and Wally become friends! A warm, fuzzy story to share with someone you love.
Don’t Worry, Douglas! By David Melling
When Douglas receives a new red knitted hat from his dad, he is ecstatic. He wears it everywhere until it snags on a branch and unravels all over the place. Douglas’s friends offer suggestions but they only make matters worse. Finally, Rabbit suggests that Douglas simply tell his father what happened and – he does – proving how understanding good parents can be!