Author: Angela DiTerlizzi
Illustrator: Brendan Wenzel
What makes a pet? In this vibrantly illustrated book, you’ll discover that some pets sit, some pets fetch, some pets slither, and some pets play. Some pets squeal, some squawk, and some even talk! Some lick, some cuddle, but most importantly, pets can be great friends! Your young pet lovers will be amazed to discover all the different sorts of animals that people keep as pets, while seeing that the love we share with them is what makes them so special. Ages 2-6. 32pp.
Angela DiTerlizzi is the author of over a dozen picture books and board books, including Some Pets and Some Bugs – both illustrated by Brendan Wenzel.
Brendan Wenzel received a Caldecott Honor for the first book her wrote as well as illustrated, They All Saw a Cat. His artwork often explores the natural world and our relationship to it and he has teamed up with many groups working to preserve wild places and creatures around the world. He has illustrated several acclaimed animal-themed picture books, including Some Bugs andSome Pets by Angela DiTerlizzi,Beastly Babies by Ellen Jackson, and Life by Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant.