Colorful cross-hatched line illustrations tell the wordless story of Bear, who gobbles up a series of thieves who stole his teddy bear (4-8).
Bear bids farewell to his animal friends as they prepare for winter. Soft, impressionistic illustrations (4-7).
Charlie is an established ranch dog; a soft, furry new Christmas gift takes him some getting used to. Playful watercolor and digital art (5-9).
Can this “good, smart, very best dog” control five mischievous cats? Beautifully illustrated (5-7).
Homer is a dog who knows what is important—his beloved family and his home. Watercolor and pencil illustrations (5-7).
Amusing watercolors and ink illustrations help explain how cats manage to charm their humans (5-8).
A girl works closely with her dad in the milking process from field to table. Full-page illustrations (4-8).
A turtle with a garden growing on her shell is caught and put in a nature museum. Realizing that she is sad, Tory arranges for her to go back to her Lilypad Pond. Watercolor and gouache illustrations (6-9).
Jealous when Kenobi, a puppy, joins the household, Obi tricks him into leaving the house alone. But when Kenobi gets lost, a guilt-stricken Obi sets out to find him. Black-and-white cartoonlike illustrations (7–9).
After some animals fall down a hole, a tiger thinks he will have a tasty feast—but will he? Lovely whimsical relief prints (5-7).
A baby otter gets separated from its mother in a storm but is rescued and adopted by a human and a new sea otter mother. Appealing colorful acrylics (5-8).
Friendship quickly turns to competition between friends when Rabbit’s garden blocks out Owl’s view. Expressive gouache and pencil illustrations (5-7).