A Color Game for Chester Raccoon by Audrey Penn

A Color Game for Chester Raccoon

Written by Audrey Penn
Illustrated by Barbara Leonard Gibson


A Color Game for Chester Raccoon by Audrey Penn

In this new Kissing Hand board book, Audrey Penn brings us more maternal wisdom to solve another of early childhood's little issues. Whether on a trip, in a restaurant or a store, children can become bored and fussy. Chester's Favorite Game provides an activity that will entertain young children anywhere -- finding things in many colors: White, blue, yellow, red, orange, brown, and black. Chester Raccoon Saw a bird in a tree. It has white feathers, He shouted with glee. Ronny Raccoon said Let me play, too! I see a flower That's cornflower blue! * * * * Chester Raccoon Plays this game every day, Before the night darkens And light fades away. You can play too! You can play day or night. Find Chester's colors Beginning with white.


Chester Raccoon Saw a bird in a tree. 'It has white feathers,

'Let me play, too! I see a flower That's cornflower blue!'

About the Author

Audrey Penn is the author of the NY Times bestseller, The Kissing Hand, and its sequels, along with a middle reader series, the Blackbeard quartet. A former ballerina, Audrey takes her one-woman educational program into schools, libraries, and children's hospitals, where she shapes and refines her story ideas in partnership with kids. A long-time resident of the Washington, DC area, she is a sought-after speaker for groups of teachers and other professionals who work with children. Award winning illustrator Barbara Leonard Gibson has been a freelance artist in the Baltimore-Washington area for 25 years. Oringally from New York, and with a degree in Fine Art and Design from Carnegie Mellon University, she has worked extensively in many areas, including historical illustration, children's books and magazines, cartooning, portraiture, wildlife illustrations, natural sciences, advertising, fantasy, and science fiction. This is her fifth collaboration with Audrey Penn, with whom she has tea every Thursday afternoon.

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Book Info


Board book
14 pages


Audrey Penn
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Tanglewood Press

Publication date

20th March 2012



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