Ricky Raccoon's picnic turns into a fun feast when friends bring their favorite snacks. Nutrition: Healthy Snacks.
Mom is in for a surprise when a trip to the zoo brings out the animal in everyone! Fitness: Staying Flexible.
When Fox smells yummy pies, will he use common sense or will his senses get him in trouble? Personal Health: The Five Senses.
When four friends head off to the park, careful planning rules the day. Safety: Bike Safety.
When Bobby goes off on his own, his sister decides to teach him a lesson. Safety: Buddy Systems.
Will the townspeople outsmart the evil king? Or will he outrun everyone to control his kingdom? Nutrition: Energy Foods.
Children facing cancer--whether their own, a family member's, a friend's, or even a pet's--will find help in understanding the disease through this book. A young boy discovers his dog's lump, which is then diagnosed with those dreaded words: "It's cancer." The boy becomes a loving caretaker to his dog, who undergoes the same types of treatments and many of the same reactions as a human under similar circumstances (transference). Medical writer and award-winning children's author, Sherry North artfully weaves the serious subject into an empathetic story that even young children can understand.