We will read anything and everything that local author/artist Peter Brown puts his name on. His books are staff favorites here at the store, and we're delighted to announce that we're now the source for signed copies! If you haven't already met Lucy the Bear (of Children Make Terrible Pets) or thrilled to the amazing illustrations in Creepy Carrots, there's no time like the present.
To order a signed copy of any of the books listed below please note "Signed Copy Request" (just the author's signature) in the comments field during checkout! To request a personalized inscription add the recipient's name as well.
Books shipped via UPS Ground and USPS Priority Mail can be expected 2-3 business days after shipping; books shipped via media mail cannot be guaranteed by a certain date but tend to arrive 1-2 weeks after shipping, often sooner. Please email us at brooklyn at wordbookstores.com if you would like your book shipped internationally.
A young boy named Bobby has the worst teacher. She's loud, she yells, and if you throw paper airplanes, she won't allow you to enjoy recess. She is a monster! Luckily, Bobby can go to his favorite spot in the park on weekends to play. Until one day... he finds his teacher there! Over the course of one day, Bobby learns that monsters are not always what they seem.$18.99ISBN: 9780316200639Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 3rd, 2013
Are you bored with being so proper?Do you want to have more fun?Mr. Tiger knows exactly how you feel. So he decides to go wild.But does he go too far?From Caldecott Honor artist Peter Brown comes a story that shows there's a time and place for everything...even going wild.$17.99ISBN: 9781442402973Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 21st, 2012
In this Caldecott Honor–winning picture book, The Twilight Zone comes to the carrot patch as a rabbit fears his favorite treats are out to get him.
Jasper Rabbit loves carrots—especially Crackenhopper Field carrots.$18.99ISBN: 9780316070300Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 5th, 2011
Today is the day the exuberant Lucy is going to make a new friend! But she finds it's harder than she had thought--she accidentally ruins the giraffe's breakfast and is much too big for the frogs' pond. Just when she's about to give up, an unexpected friend finds her, and loves her just the way she is.$17.99ISBN: 9780316015486Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2010
Check out this bestselling, rollicking, and humorous twist on the classic "first pet" story about a young bear and her favorite pet boy!$18.99ISBN: 9780316015479Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 2009This New York Times bestselling modern classic explores the perennial topic of environmentalism in an urban world, from the creator of The Wild Robot and Mr. Tiger Goes WildOne boy's quest for a greener world... one garden at a time.
$7.99ISBN: 9780316200882Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 5th, 2012From New York Times bestselling author Peter Brown comes a hilarious and heartwarming story that introduces a uniquely endearing character: a weird but loveable bulldog who learns to make friends by being true to his quirks.Email or call for price and availabilityISBN: 9780316011792Availability: Hard to FindPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 2007From the New York Times bestselling author of Mr. Tiger Goes Wild and Children Make Terrible Pets comes another adventure starring everyone's favorite underdog.$7.99ISBN: 9780316083393Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2010From New York Times bestselling author Peter Brown, Flight of the Dodo is a humorous and universal story about the desire to fly, persistence, the love of adventure, and most important of all....poop!