Planet Kindergarten (Hardcover)

By Sue Ganz-Schmitt, Shane Prigmore (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books (CA), 9781452118932, 40pp.

Publication Date: May 20, 2014



A genius way to ease kids into the new adventure that is kindergarten."
--Kirkus Reviews, starred review

This clever picture book will prepare young explorers to boldly go where they have never gone before: Planet Kindergarten. Suit up for a daring adventure as our hero navigates the unknown reaches and alien inhabitants of this strange new world. Hilarious and confidence-boosting, this exciting story will have new kindergarteners ready for liftoff.

About the Author

Sue Ganz-Schmitt produces children's musical theater and is passionate about helping children and families globally. She lives in a rural mountain community near Los Angeles. Shane Prigmore is an accomplished professional in the animation, film, and children's book industries. A two-time Annie Award winner for his design of LAIKA's Coraline, and Dreamworks' The Croods, Shane has also contributed his talents to such projects as: The LEGO Movie, The Boxtrolls, How to Train Your Dragon, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, The Iron Giant, and the Spaceheadz book series. Shane currently acts as the Vice President of Creative Affairs at Disney Television Animation, and resides in Los Angeles, California, with his wife and two children.

Praise For Planet Kindergarten

"Those who know me will know why, personally, I was very happy to see a new series coming out of author/illustrator Micah Player called Lately Lily: The Adventures of a Traveling Girl."--Elizabeth Bird, New York Public Library Collections Specialist