Big Plans (Hardcover)

By Bob Shea, Lane Smith (Illustrator)

Disney-Hyperion, 9781423111009, 48pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2008

List Price: 17.99*
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"I've got big plans, BIG PLANS I say!" A little boy sits in the corner of a classroom, plotting his future. He's got plans...and have you heard? They're BIG. With the help of a mynah bird and lucky stinky hat, he'll find a quarter...boss around some muckety-mucks...become the mayor--or even the president! And while he's at to the moon! This exuberant story is perfect for any child who is ready to dream BIG. Are you in?

About the Author

Bob Shea is the author and illustrator of New Socks. He has his own graphic design compnay and lives in Connecticut. Lane Smith is a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator. His latest book, "John, Paul, George & Ben," received countless honors, including three starred reviews, a "New York Times" Best Illustrated Book of the Year, a "Publishers Weekly" Best Book of the Year, and "Child" Magazine and "Parenting" Magazine Best Book of the Year.

Lane's collaborations with Jon Scieszka include the seminal children's book "The True Story of the Three Little Pigs, " as well as the blockbuster hits "The""Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales," "Math Curse," "Science Verse," and many more. Lane lives in Connecticut.