A cute book about all the various pets in Apartment 1B, Read along and join the fun.
Two short stories and a poem about parrots are selected from several popular books for children. These tales and poem are designed to be fascinating reading for young children. The tales and poem are: (1) The Faithless Parrot, (2) The Peacock and Parrot, and (3) Minnie's Pet Parrot. Children have enjoyed reading these tales and poems for years and it is good to find them in one single volume.
Polly the parrot is fed up of her tree. It's a life on the ocean she needs! For this she'll need a pet pirate, but finding the perfect one isn't easy. This picky parrot might just end up with more than she expected...
Old MacDonald had a farm,
And on that farm he had some chickens,
Join Pete the Cat as he learns the sounds of all the different farm animals-chickens, pigs, and even frogs. Everyone's favorite groovy cat is groovier than ever in this way-cool adaptation of "Old MacDonald Had a Farm"!
This whimsical story lets children imagine what life would be like if they were a pet parrot. Readers join four parrots their young, multicultural owners as they morph into four-toed parrots climbing around the house, then chew wooden spoons, popsicles-sticks and all-with hooked parrot beaks! The fun continues as children learn all about parrots and their adaptations.The "For Creative Minds" section has parrot fun facts, tips for taking care of a pet parrot, and a "Make a Beak" craft. Free teaching activities and interactive quizzes are available at Sylvan Dell Publishing's website.2007 ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award finalist