Delightful picture books about animals for children by the well-known author Lynley Dodd.
Lynley Dodd Stories
Hermit Crab needs a new home, but when he finds it, it is too plain for him.
A House for Hermit Crab
As a little boy searches for his cat, he finds lions, jaguars, and many other types of cat before he finds his own.
Have You Seen My Cat?
When an old man goes looking for one cat and finds millions and billions, what does he do?
Millions of Cats
Blossom the cow has a surprise in store for her owner after he sends her off to the cattle market.
Blossom Comes Home
Sid lives in six different houses so he can eat six different dinners—until he is found out!
Six Dinner Sid
Beautiful artwork and short paragraphs make a lovely book about groups of animals.
A Tower of Giraffes
Eliza and her aunt took a dragonfly to the local pond and released it, and then watched a dragonfly nymph grow up and emerge from the water.
Eliza and the Dragonfly
An injured cockroach takes his anger at life out on his neighbors, the leafcutter ants.
Mr. and Mrs. Mallard must find a safe place to raise their family—but with dangers all around, will they ever find a home?
Make Way for Ducklings
A farmer takes his old carthorse to the show, and enters her in the Family Pets class.
Bonny’s Big Day
The young sheepdog, Gyp, never barks until one day when he sees his brother performing in the sheepdog trials.
Only One Woof
As the vet arrives at Mr Butler’s farm, he finds a kitten huddled in a freezing marsh and takes it to the house for the farmer’s wife to care for.
Moses the Kitten
The story, in words and beautiful pictures, of a crow that was rescued by the author’s wife and son.
When Ping gets lost one day from his home on a boat on the Yangtzee River, the little duck must dodge many dangers as he tries to find his way home again.
The Story About Ping
Eight touching stories of animals, perfect for a Saturday evening read-aloud.