House Mouse by Michael Hall This is the adorable story of a smart little mouse who learns that home is wherever you make it.
The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog by John R. Erickson Two recent cover stories about my sons’ beloved Hank the Cowdog, in Texas Monthly March 2021, and Authentic Texas Fall 2020, reminded me of many family road trips listening to Hank books on cassette.
Ocean Meets Sky by Terry Fan A little boy honors his late grandfather’s stories filled with wonder of the ocean.
Monarch Butterfly by Gail Gibbons Gail Gibbons is a great children's book author and illustrator of a wide-range of non-fiction subjects. This beautifully illustrated book tells a story of the life cycle of the monarch: what it eats, how it grows, and so much more information. It also includes an introduction on how to raise your own monarch at home and then release it into the wild.