G. P. Putnam's Sons, Hardcover, 9780399250514, 32pp.
Publication Date: September 17, 2009
When you?re new to the world, every hop brings another surprise Joey wants to go exploring, but everything he discovers is almost too exciting. Bees, rabbits, birds . . . other creatures can be scary But Mama is never far away, and who knows?Joey might even make a friend.
David Ezra Stein's gentle story will amuse and comfort readers.
David Ezra Stein was born in Brooklyn, New York. He currently lives in Queens County, where he works as a set illustrator. On the side he is a daydreamer, a doodler, and a noodler in all kinds of media. His artwork has appeared in "American Illustration, " the "New Yorker, " and the "New York Times." This is his first picture book.