Featured books by Polly Dunbar

Books illustrated by Polly Dunbar

Buster and the Baby

Buster and the Baby

By: Amy Hest
Illustrated by: Polly Dunbar
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Fiction

Buster, a small white dog, hides from a child as they play enthusiastically all day. But turnabout is fair; in the evening, the toddler waits for Buster to find her in bed. Charming illustrations and lively text capture the energy of a baby and her dog.

Here's a Little Poem: A Very First Book of Poetry

Here's a Little Poem: A Very First Book of Poetry

By: Jane Yolen, Andrew Fusek Peters
Illustrated by: Polly Dunbar
Age Level: 3-6
Reading Level: Beginning Reader
Genre: Poetry

A young child's world is presented in a variety of poems, each illustrated with verve and humor. The large pages support the well-organized collection sure to be appreciated by young children and the adults who share the poems with them.

Looking after Louis

Looking after Louis

By: Lesley Ely
Illustrated by: Polly Dunbar
Age Level: 6-9
Reading Level: Independent Reader
Genre: Fiction

A young girl sits next to a boy named Louis at school. Louis has autism, but through imagination, kindness, and a special game of soccer, his classmates find a way to join him in his world. Then they can include Louis in theirs.

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