Ocean Motions (Board book)

By Kate Endle (Illustrator), Caspar Babypants

Little Bigfoot, 9781632171313, 20pp.

Publication Date: March 13, 2018

List Price: 9.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Adorable ocean creatures sway, jiggle and play, glide, flip, and dive in this beautiful board book from indie collage artist Kate Endle and children's music star Caspar Babypants. Toddlers will love this colorful board book about ocean creatures, featuring beautiful and playful collage art by indie artist Kate Endle and the clever word play of Seattle songwriter Caspar Babypants.

Walruses warmly wave!

Sea turtles tip and flip.

River otters race through the ripples.

Belugas blow bubbles.

About the Author

CASPAR BABYPANTS is also known as Chris Ballew, twice Grammy-nominated lead singer and songwriter for the rock-and-roll band The Presidents of the United States of America. After years of tinkering with simple tunes, Chris rediscovered folk and traditional music and focused his songwriting for kids, giving birth to Caspar Babypants. His wife, Kate Endle, has influenced his transformation and writing style for kids. Chris also composes music for commercials and television. For music, info, and more on Caspar Babypants, go to BabypantsMusic.com.

KATE ENDLE grew up in Northeast Ohio and attended the Columbus College of Art and Design. Her illustrations can be found in magazines, greeting cards, children's books, and home decor products. After years of collecting unique paper, she realized it was time to put her supplies to use. With scissors, acrylic medium, and a wide selection of hand-painted and decorative papers, she created another avenue for her love of design and color. Original art and Kate Endle collage prints can be found at her online shop at KateEndle.com.

Praise For Ocean Motions

"An early reader that highlights the playful activities of sea creatures, this book is ripe for play along with motions." --Red Tricycle

""Walruses waving warmly / Sea Otters opening oysters"--it is a lovely lesson in first consonants paired with Endle's high-contrast, gem-toned collages of ocean-dwelling creatures" --ParentMap