Sheep on a Ship (Sheep in a Jeep) (Paperback)

By Margot Apple (Illustrator), Nancy E. Shaw

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395643761, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 26, 1992

Other Editions of This Title:
Board book (2/15/2010)
Prebound (10/1/1992)
Hardcover (3/27/1989)

List Price: 6.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


The rhyming misadventures of a group of zany sheep on a pirate ship.

About the Author

Margot Apple is a freelance illustrator, having illustrated more than fifty books for children while also producing illustrations for "Cricket" and "Ladybug" magazines. She now lives in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, with her husband and their pets, a dog and a cat.

Nancy Shaw is the author of eight beloved tales featuring the endearing and comical sheep. She came up with the idea for the sheep books during a very long car trip with her husband and two children. She lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan with her family. For more information, visit

Praise For Sheep on a Ship (Sheep in a Jeep)

"A joyous lark for story time sharing or for the beginning reader's independent amusement." Booklist, ALA