Lyle at the Office (Lyle the Crocodile) (Hardcover)

By Bernard Waber

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395705636, 48pp.

Publication Date: September 26, 1994

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (8/26/1996)

List Price: 16.00*
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When Lyle the Crocodile visits Mr. Primm's advertising office, he has tons of fun and makes lots of friends. He also gets Mr. Primm fired. However, Lyle manages to save Mr. Primm's career when he rescues the boss, Mr. Bigg, from the local haunted house.

About the Author

Bernard Waber was the beloved author/illustrator of more than thirty picture books, including Courage, Ira Sleeps Over, and Do You See a Mouse? With the publication of The House on East 88th Street in 1962, his Lyle,  Lyle Crocodile series of books became a mainstay of children's literature. A Literary Landmark plaque commemorating the adventures of this endearing New York City reptile can now be found on East 88th Street and Bernard Waber's artwork is the subject of a traveling retrospective exhibit, curated by the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art. You can learn more about him at

Praise For Lyle at the Office (Lyle the Crocodile)

"Crocodile fans rejoice! Lyle is back and ready to take on the work world. Totally satisfying." School Library Journal, Starred