Illustrator: Janet Hall Kerchner
Publisher: B2Z Publishing, Inc.
Publication Date: 2005
Genre: Fiction, Animals
Audience: Gr. Pre-K – 2
Overview: A curious young boy meets many wild animals throughout the story and questions their appearances. Each animal explains the purpose of their appearance to the boy and they teach him about tolerance of other’s differences.
Activity: Tie this book in with the theme of tolerance to a lesson on Martin Luther King, Jr. and learning to respect each other.
Reviewer’s Name: Kate Williams