And Red Galoshes

And Red Galoshes Cover

And Red Galoshes

A Story about a Rainy Day

By Glenda Millard; Jonathan Bentley (Illustrator)

Little Hare Books, Hardcover, 9781921541469, 24pp.

Publication Date: November 6, 2012


An adorable account of a rainy day made extra special by coming up with all the different uses for red galoshes, from umbrella to bucket to drum sticks

"Storm clouds sailing, wild winds wailing . . . and red galoshes. "

"Downpipe drum beat, rain on my street . . . and red galoshes."

Playing in the rain, leaves, and cool windy weather in red galoshes is joyful wintery fun. But what do you do when your red galoshes are too big? This beautiful text is brought to whimsical life by dreamy and enchanting illustrations.

About the Author
Glenda Millard has published many books for young readers in Australia, including her award-winning novels about the Silk family. She lives in Victoria, Australia. Patrice Barton received her B.F.A. in studio art from the University of Texas. She lives with her family in Austin, Texas.

Jonathan Bentley has been an editorial illustrator forAustralia's Courier Mail for over ten years. He hasillustrated twenty books for children, but Little Big ishis debut as a children's book author. He lives in Brisbane, Australia.