Potty Animals

Potty Animals Cover

Potty Animals

What to Know When You've Gotta Go!

By Hope Vestergaard; Valeria Petrone (Illustrator)

Sterling, Hardcover, 9781402759963, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 2, 2010

Meet Wilbur, who won t wash his hands after going potty. Wilma, who waits too longand sometimes doesn t make it in time. And Freddie, who's afraid to flush. These are just a few of the preschool animals who need a little help with their bathroom etiquette With wit and good humor, Hope Vestergaard presents a unique toilet basics guide for toddlers. It covers everything from lifting the seat and closing the door to planning ahead when you re on a trip. All told in cheerful rhyme, with hilarious illustrations, it's a fun way to handle a serious subject. PLAN AHEAD DON T WAIT TOO LONG GO POTTY BEFORE YOU SLEEP EXCUSE YOURSELF KNOCK FIRST BE SURE TO LIFT UP THE SEAT CLOSE THE DOOR DON T LOLLYGAG NEVER FORGET TO WIPE WASH YOUR HANDS ZIP AND FLUSH ALWAYS TURN OUT THE LIGHT

About the Author
Hope Vestergaard is an early childhood consultant and freelance writer. She has also worked as an early childhood teacher and center director. She is the author of several picture books, including Wake Up, Momma and Hello, Snow!

Valeria Petrone is theillustrator ofTwo at the Zooby Danna Smith and many more picture books for preschoolers. Her artwork has been exhibited around the world. She lives in Milan, Italy. Visit her website at www.valeriapetrone.com.