This children's book anthology features children's stories by Patricia Scarry, Richard Scarry and a few others and all are beautifully illustrated by Richard Scarry.
Anthropomorphic animals run rampant in stories set everywhere from Paris, London, Algeria to a tiny hollow in a tree.
What we love most about this book is that it instantly takes us back to our childhood. We read about tiny mice falling in love and getting married; zoo animals who act out the months of the years; jewel thieves in Paris who hide from policemen in a pot of soup...
The book contains over 80 stories and poems, so you can keep this one next to the bed for a long time.