Betty Goes Bananas in Pajamas by Steve Antony

If Steve Antony’s tongue-in-cheek Betty series is to be believed, it’s almost uncanny how much a baby gorilla has in common with the average 2– to 4-year-old human child.

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In The Lion by James Foley

“In the city there is a zoo. In the zoo there is a lion. In the lion there is a… dentist [!!!]” So as not to spoil the story, it suffices to say that cumulative stories are almost always a hit with kids since it’s a clever way of building narrative momentum, as well as anticipation for what’s coming next — particularly when they are as fun and well done as this one. 

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