A bear cub finds something strange and wonderful in the forest, and when he touches the keys, they make a horrible noise. Eventually, he learns to play beautiful sounds, delighting his woodland friends, although he longs for more. A thoughtful tale of following one’s dreams and the value of friendship. Clarion Books.
By Lita Judge
Hoot the owl is very excited to finally share all his big-brother wisdom with his little sister, Peep, but she has her own ideas about the amazing sights and sounds during their journey. This gorgeous read aloud celebrates the wonder found in little things. Published by Dial Books.
A fun spoof pet-care guide to dragons, with clear, concise information on everything from choosing an egg to feeding, grooming and training your dragon. Witty text is accompanied by stunningly detailed illustrations. You’ll be glad your child just wanted a pet hamster! Frances Lincoln Children’s Books.