Caldecott Hor winner David Ezra Stein's lively tale is a fantastic read-aloud, and feisty Mama Squirrel will have fierce mamas everywhere applauding! Ol' Mama Squirrel has raised lots of babies, and she kws just how to protect them. Whenever trouble comes sing around, she springs into action with a determined Chook, chook, chook! and scares trouble away. Her bravery is put to the test, however, when a really big threat wanders into town and onto her tree. But matter what, Mama's t about to back down!
David Ezra Stein (www.davidezra.com) received a Caldecott Honor for Interrupting Chicken and the Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award for Leaves, which was also a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, a Kirkus Reviews Editor's Choice and a School Library Journal Best Book. He also wrote and illustrated Love, Mouserella, Pouch!, The Nice Book andMonster Hug! He lives in Kew Gardens, New York.