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Meet Jeff Stone, author of Phoenix

Jeff Stone lives in the Midwest with his wife and two children and practices the martial arts daily.

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Valeria Petrone has illustrated numerous picturebooks, including Luther’s Halloween (by CariMeister) and Plumply, Dumply Pumpkin (byMary Serfozo), and does editorial illustration forseveral Italian and UK magazines. She livesin Milan, Italy.


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The Boy and the Tigers
Written by Helen Bannerman
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
Hardcover

When a little boy named Rajani ventures into the jungle, he runs into several tigers who make him give them his fine new red coat, blue trousers, purple shoes with crimson linings, and even his green umbrella! But Rajani outsmarts the tigers in the end, in this kinder retelling of Helen... Read More
 





The Boy and the Tigers
Written by Helen Bannerman
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
eBook

When a little boy named Rajani ventures into the jungle, he runs into several tigers who make him give them his fine new red coat, blue trousers, purple shoes with crimson linings, and even his green umbrella! But Rajani outsmarts the tigers in the end, in this kinder retelling of Helen... Read More
 





The Pup Speaks Up
Written by Anna Jane Hays
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
Trade Paperback

Pal is a pup who’s a bit on the quiet side. But after some gentle prodding and encouragement from a few “talkative” friends, the pup finds the courage to speak up and take his final bow-wow! Read More
 





Lasso the Moon
Written by Trish Holland
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
Hardcover

Time for bed, Little Tex.
Rio Rosie, goodnight.
Jump in your bunkbeds
And close your eyes tight.

So begins this dreamy, soothing poem that takes Tex and Rosie into the starry night. Read More
 





Lasso the Moon
Written by Trish Holland
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
eBook

Time for bed, Little Tex.
Rio Rosie, goodnight.
Jump in your bunkbeds
And close your eyes tight.

So begins this dreamy, soothing poem that takes Tex and Rosie into the starry night. Read More
 





Big Girl Panties
Written by Fran Manushkin
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
Board

Big Girl Panties! features a light, positive approach to motivate toddlers to become toilet trained. What could be more rewarding for a little girl than wearing big girl panties, just like mommy? Adult caregivers and toddlers alike will love the snappy, rhyming text and colorful, hip illustrations. Valeria Petrone's stylized artwork... Read More
 





Big Girl Panties
Written by Fran Manushkin
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
eBook

Big Girl Panties! features a light, positive approach to motivate toddlers to become toilet trained. What could be more rewarding for a little girl than wearing big girl panties, just like mommy? Adult caregivers and toddlers alike will love the snappy, rhyming text and colorful, hip illustrations. Valeria Petrone's stylized artwork ensures... Read More
 

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