Does your child recognize familiar words on sight and sound out new words with help? Step 2 is just right. Contains basic vocabulary, short sentences, and simple stories. Grade 1.
Illus. in full color. "The tallest person is no taller than a toothpick in the town of Pee Wee, and when Lady Teena is abducted by a dragonfly, a tiny knight, riding his trusty ant, rescues the miniature maiden. This is a hit--an engagingly humorous storyline (set in very large type) features simple words and only a sentence or two per page."--Booklist.
Jane O'Connor is the award-wining author of over 100 children's books, including the New York Times best-selling Fancy Nancy series. She lives in New York City.
John OBrien has held writing fellowships at the University of Iowa and Stanford University, and he was the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship. His work has appeared in Hudson Review, Massachusetts Review, TriQuarterly, Country Journal, Harrowsmith, and Grays Sporting Journal. He lives with his wife, Becky, in Franklin, West Virginia.
"A visual treat combined with a delightful story."--School Library Journal.