Scaredy Squirrel at the Beach (Hardcover)
Kids Can Press, 9781554532254, 32pp.
Publication Date: March 1, 2008
Instead, Scaredy builds his own safe beach getaway under his nut tree, complete with germ-free inflatable pool, artificial beach scenery, a flashlight and a plastic flamingo.
Still, the lure of the genuine beach is strong --- even a dedicated homebody such as Scaredy can't resist it forever. Can his back-up plans save him from its perils? Will his No.65 sunscreen protect his delicate complexion?
About the Author
Mélanie Watt is an acclaimed children's book author and illustrator. Her books include the Scaredy Squirrel, Chester and Learning With Animals series, Augustine, Leon the Chameleon and Have I Got a Book for You! She lives near Montreal.
Praise For Scaredy Squirrel at the Beach…
... Scaredy Squirrel returns in another hilarious tale ... Watt's cartoon-style pictures ... add joke after joke ... they deliver a surprise on every page ...—Booklist
This is an excellent book to share one-on-one.—School Library Journal
Kids ... will go nuts for Scaredy ... the world's most lovable worry-wart ... readers can't help but laugh out loud...a fun visual treat for kids, adults and forest animals of all kinds.—Breitbart
Her clever asides --- in print as well as illustration --- make these picture books as appealing to older readers as they are for youngsters ...—The Gazette