Queen Daisy has a great deal of trouble with her feet. They have minds of their own and do not like behaving in a royal way. Here is another story about royalty that will stand out like a shining beacon from the standard cutesy princess and brave knight stories of which most adults have grown […]
“Don’t do that,” whispers Daddy. “Don’t do that,” whispers Mama. “Don’t do that,” whisper Alice and all the other relatives. All except Great-Gran Said, her toes tapping to the music. “DO THAT AGAIN!” she says. Kids aside, I dare any parent to get through this book without a snicker and a snort–or five.
Mr. Frimdimpny never laughs or smiles or giggles . . . and he HATES it when other people do! So he makes up rules . . . Of course, while Mr. Frimdimpny, previously the narrator of James Stevenson’s Don’t Make Me Laugh, may be able to maintain his solemn disposition at all times, adults and […]