Booboo (Reader) (Gossie & Friends) (Paperback)
BooBoo is a curious blue gosling who likes to eat. She likes to eat everything. Well, almost everything. This simple story of silliness and curiosity, with its expressive illustrations and childlike gosling characters, shines as a new Level 1 Green Light Reader. This is just the right book for young readers who are beginning to decode stories on their own.
Features a bonus audio book download so kids can listen and read along. Look for the rest of the Gossie&Friends early reader editions!
Olivier Dunrea is the creator of beautiful and well-loved children’s books. A painter and a sculptor, his work centers around farms, animals, architecture, and folklore. He lives in the tiny village of Narrowsburg, New York, in the Catskill Mountains.
...Ravenous Booboo enjoys circular adventures replete with the repetitive phrases in which toddlers revel.
—Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books Dunrea's simply charming ink-and-watercolor art reveals an endearing cast of diminutive critters.
—Publishers Weekly It is the cleanly designed and sometimes humorous ink-and-water-color artwork that gives these small books their irresistable charm.
—Booklist, ALA The ink-and-watercolor illustrations are as simple as the text, and small children will recognize and related to each story's tiny arc and resolution.
—Kirkus Reviews Dunrea's feathered characters have the look and feel of preschoolers rapt in their own discovery of the world.
—School Library Journal —