Saturday, June 11, 2011

Breaking News!

Ladies and gentlemen, we interrupt our regularly scheduled program to make an important announcement. The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch:

Otis and the Tornado by Loren Long
(Sep 6, 2011)

Otis and his farm friends are enjoying a summer's day playing their favorite game, follow-the-leader. The bull, however, has no interest in playing and stays in his pen, where he delights in intimidating the other animals.

Suddenly the day turns frightening: the birds stop chirping, the wind picks up, and the sky turns dark and stormy. It's a tornado Otis rouses a game of follow-the-leader to get all of the farm animals safe and sound in the dried-up riverbanks of Mud Creek. But Otis hears a cry in the distance— it's the bull, still locked in his pen Quick as his tires will take him, Otis putt puff puttedy chuffs back to the farm to save the day.

Make room in the shelter, darlings!


Anonymous said...

This sounds like a cool book. I love the cover, too.


Kimberly Lynn said...

This year's summer and fall picture book releases look pretty exciting. There are so many I want!