Peter McCarty

Peter McCarty
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Peter McCarty is the author and illustrator of T Is for Terrible, Baby Steps, Little Bunny on the Move and Hondo and Fabian, for which he won a Caldecott Honor. He lives with his wife and two children in Upstate New York.


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Fall Ball

Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty
Henry Holt and Co.

Bobby and his friends wait all day for school to end and for their chance to play outdoors in the fall weather. Flying leaves, swirling colors, and crisp air...


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The Monster Returns
Jeremy and the Monster
Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty
Henry Holt and Co.

Jeremy thought he’d seen the last of his monster when he sent him away with a one-way bus ticket. But suddenly there’s a knock on the door . . . and the...


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Jeremy Draws a Monster
Jeremy and the Monster
Peter McCarty; Illustrations by Peter McCarty
Henry Holt and Co.

Alone in his room, Jeremy draws amonster. But then themonster wants lunch! As his creation takes over, Jeremy begins to wonder how he will ever get rid of...


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T Is for Terrible

Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty
Square Fish

Not just another dinosaur book! Meet the world’s most lovable T. Rex.


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Hondo and Fabian

Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty
Square Fish

Hondo the dog has a fun day at the beach while Fabian the cat stays home. " Wake up, Hondo. Time to go!" Hondo will have an adventure. Fabian will stay...


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Fabian Escapes

Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty
Henry Holt and Co.

Caldecott Honor–winning Hondo and Fabian are back! The award-winning cat and dog duo returns for another set of adventures. This time, Hondo stays home...


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Moon Plane

Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty
Henry Holt and Co.

Can airplanes fly to the moon? This one can! Above the clouds an airplane flies into the sky. On the ground a small boy...


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Little Bunny on the Move

Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty
Square Fish

"It was time for a little bunny to be on the move. From here to there, a bunny goes where a bunny must." And so Little Bunny's journey begins: over the...


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Night Driving

John Coy, Illustrated by Peter McCarty
Square Fish

A warm-hearted portrait of a simple event that encapsulates the bond between a father and a son. This warm and thoughtful story about a father and son on an...


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Baby Steps

Peter McCarty; illustrations by Peter McCarty
Henry Holt and Co.

A lovely and loving record of a baby's first year. This is baby Suki. She is one day old. The nurse wraps her tightly in a blanket. We call her our...


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Frozen Man

David Getz; Illustrated by Peter McCarty
Square Fish

When an archaeologist examines a body found frozen in the Austrian Alps, he learns something extraordinary. The well-preserved body-- and the tools and...


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