Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile Storybook Treasury (Lyle the Crocodile) (Hardcover)

By Bernard Waber

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780547516189, 192pp.

Publication Date: March 6, 2012

List Price: 11.99*
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Description

Every home should have a crocodile!

Splish, splash. Over fifty years ago, the Primms moved into the house on East 88th street and found a crocodile soaking in the bathtub. Since then, Lyle has won the hearts of all he meets. This collection features an introduction by Bernard Waber, Lyle’s creator, a digital download of Mr.Waber reading Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile, and four complete books:

The House on East 88th Street

Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

Lyle and the Birthday Party

Lyle Walks the Dogs



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 www.bernardwaber.com.


Praise For Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile Storybook Treasury (Lyle the Crocodile)

"Illustrations have verve and are a perfect complement to the story. Highly recommended." —School Library Journal, starred