desert island question

Allison Marles apm at
Sun Apr 25 10:09:06 EDT 2004

On Sat, Apr 24, 2004 at 06:25:37PM -0600, Otter Perry wrote:
> A book I very highly recommend is
> _The Boy Who Was Followed Home_ by
> Margaret Mahy, illustrated by Stephen
> Kellogg.

The Changeover by Mahy is also very good.
A chapter book.

> The pictures are a lot of fun for parents
> as well as kids, because there's lots and
> lots going on in them.

What A Mess books are also fabulous in this
regard.   My absolute favourites are 
"Super What-A-Mess" and "What-A-Mess and the
Cat Next Door". The author is Frank Muir. 
Very charming, whimsical art. 
I'm too young to buy a lifetime supply of Ovaltine.
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