2004, North Carolina Children's Book Award, Nominee2005, Buckeye Children's Book Award, Winner2005, Monarch Award, Nominee2005, Keystone to Reading Book Award, Nominee2003, Black-Eyed Susan Award, Nominee2005, California Young Reader Medal, Winner2005, Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award, Nominee2005, South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award, Nominee2004, Grand Canyon Reader Award, Winner
Tippy, tippy, tippy, Pat
That's the sound three hungry bunnies make when the sun goes down and the moon comes up and Mr. McGreely's garden smells yum, yum, yummy. While he's dreaming of his mouth-watering carrots, the bunnies are diving over fences and swimming trenches to get the veggies first
Hammer, hammer, hammer, Saw
That's the sound Mr. McGreely makes when the sun comes up and the moon goes down and he sees what those twitch-whiskers have done....Nibbled leaves Empty stalks Mr. McGreely will build something bigger and better, sure to keep even pesky puff-tails away.
Children will cheer for the bunnies -- or for Mr. McGreely -- as they delight in Candace Fleming's clever sound effects and G. Brian Karas's vibrant, funny illustrations.
About the Author
G. Brian Karas has illustrated many children's books, including Muncha! Muncha! Muncha! And Tippy-Tippy-Tippy, Hide! by Candace Fleming; Incredible Me by Kathi Appelt; the High-Rise Private Eyes series by Cynthia Rylant; and Ivan by Catherine Applegate, which was a New York Times bestseller. His books have been named ALA Notables, Booklist Editor Choices, SLJ Best Books, and Boston Globe Horn Book Honor books. He lives in upstate New York. Visit him online at GBrianKaras.com.