The Poky Little Puppy (Little Golden Book) (Board book)
Golden Books, 9780375861291, 24pp.
Publication Date: January 11, 2011
The bestselling picture book of all time!
Five little puppies dug a hole under the fence and went for a walk in the wide, wide world. . . .
The Poky Little Puppy was one of the original twelve Little Golden Books published in 1942, and went on to become the bestselling picture book of all time. The story of a curious puppy, who digs holes under fences and who has to go to bed without any strawberry shortcake, has delighted families for generations. it is, quite simply, an icon. Delightful to read aloud, The Poky Little Puppy is a cherished story that every child should know.
Babies and toddlers will enjoy this sturdy board book edition with a padded cover, as they watch that curious puppy go "pell-mell, tumble-bumble" through the green grass.
About the Author
GUSTAF TENGGREN came to the United States from Sweden in 1920. He provided much of the concept artwork for the Walt Disney films Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and Pinocchio. Tenggren illustrated many classic Golden Books including The Saggy Baggy Elephant and Tawny Scrawny Lion.