Mrs. Teaberry and Mr. Putter are neighbors and like to try fun, new things together. When Mrs. Teaberry suggests a cooking class on beans, Mr. Putter is reluctant but agrees to go. When they bring their pet cat and dog, chaos ensues! What new thing will these friends try next?
CYNTHIA RYLANT is the acclaimed author of more than a hundred books for young people, and her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Portland, Oregon.
ARTHUR HOWARD is the illustrator of the Bubba and Beau series by Kathi Appelt. He has also written and illustrated four picture books of his own: Serious Trouble, Hoodwinked, When I Was Five, and Cosmo Zooms. He lives in New York City.