Potty Train Chugs into Israel!
it comes! The Potty Train is chugging into the Mediterranean
where Israeli children will soon be potty-training with a
little boy, a lion, an elephant and a silly giraffe who just
can't seem to get anything right. Shalom Israel!
Ready for Some Serious
Martin Jr., best known for his books with Eric Carle
(Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You
See?) has put
together a book of his favorite poems that will be
published this November. From Robert Frost to Mother
Goose, Margaret Wise Brown
and many wonderful
poets you may not have ever heard of- this book
is serious fun. Many talented children's book
illustrators contributed to this anthology including
Chris Raschka, Henry
Cole, Ashley Bryan, Lois Ehlert, David Gordon, Dan
Yaccarino and Derek. Look for the Bill Martin
Jr. Big Book
of Poetry at your favorite bookstore this November.