Junior's New Home
is a humorous story about a stuffed animal, Junior, who believes he's a real orangutan. As Junior explores his new home and tells readers how he thinks orangutans behave, the narrator subtly corrects him with facts about real orangutans. The book includes a glossary of terms and a suggested reading list for more information about orangutans. This easy reader was written for students in grades 1-3 but can be enjoyed by children of all ages.
tells the story of Sure-foot Sam, a klutzy bank teller who wants to be the next Indiana Jones, and his intelligent, detailed-oriented English bulldog, Sir Reginald Higgins, who’d rather he not succeed. Sure-foot is on assignment to help the bank’s newest investor, a smooth-talking Aussie, recover his family’s treasure currently being stored in the Amazon rainforest. Along the way, Sure-foot and Sir Reginald encounter the Amazon’s diverse and dangerous wildlife, and learn the investor is not all he appears. This story was written for children ages 8-11, but can be read to younger children.