Picture Books ~ Humorous
Edwurd's little sister comes to the rescue when Edwurd's humongous fib lands him in
trouble with a three-eyed alien from another galaxy. 2000.
When Farmer Brown goes on vacation, leaving his brother Bob in charge, Duck makes
trouble by changing all his instructions to notes the animals like better. 2002.
A young llama wants to play, but must go shopping with his mother instead, and so
he gets angry and makes a mess at the store. 2007.
Despite the objections of his very serious parents, Prince Ernest longs to become a
jester and this helps him in an encounter with a three-headed dragon. 2003.
When a young pig knocks on a fox's door, the fox thinks dinner has arrived,
but the pig has other plans. 2003.
While Farmer Joe is at the National Tractor Society Conference in Reno, his animals go on tour
in a broken-down van, performing as the band called Punk Farm. 2007.
Tacky the Penguin does not fit in with his sleek and graceful companions, but
his odd behavior comes in handy when hunters come with maps and traps. 1988.
Jeremy Jacob joins Braid Beard and his pirate crew and finds out about pirate
language, pirate manners and other aspects of their life. 2003.
All the elephants of the jungle were gray except Elmer who was a patchwork
of brilliant colors until the day he got tired of being different and making the
other elephants laugh. 1989.
After Christopher plays a trick on his mom and dad by serving them cookies
made of clay, they engage his teacher in a way to get back at him. 2000.
Three billy goats, unable to cross a bridge because they cannot pay the toll,
form a carpool with The Three Bears, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack of
beanstalk fame to get past the rude troll. 2005.
Unable to persuade a young pig from frolicking in the mud, her family finally joins her
for a mud party. 1974.
Schachner, Judith Byron
Skippyjon Jones is a Siamese cat with an overactive imagination who would rather be
El Skippito, his Zorro-like alter ego. 2003.
Except for his bath, Fergus experiences the perfect doggy day from chasing cats and
motorcycles to being scratched on his favorite tickle spot. 2006.
With the questionable help of his friends, Big Brown Rooster manages to bake
a strawberry shortcake which would have pleased his great grandmother,
Little Red Hen. 1999.
Readers are requested not to laugh or do anything to influence the behavior of various
animal characters in this book. 1999.
Stoeke, Janet Morgan
Minerva Louise, a snow loving chicken, mistakes a pair of mittens for two hats to
keep both ends warm. 1994.
In a reversal of the Goldilocks story, a bear explores the home of the
three Blairs while they are out. 1991.
Meet Scaredy Squirrel, a squirrel who never leaves his nut tree because he's afraid
of the unknown "out there". Then something unexpected happens that may just
change his outlook. 2006.
To rescue Rapunzel from her tower, a prince hells for her to throw down her hair, but
being too far away to hear him clearly, she tosses out various items from her room,
including her maid. 2003.
The Pigeon really, really wants a puppy, but when the puppy arrives the pigeon changes
its mind. 2008.