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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Peter Catalanotto

PETER CATALANOTTO is the author/illustrator of many books for children, including The Secret Lunch Special, Ivan the Terrier and Matthew A.B.C. He lives with his family in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.

The Secret Lunch Special

The Secret Lunch Special

Second Grade Friends

Peter Catalanotto and Pamela Schembri; illustrations by Peter Catalonotto
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Meet Emily, and her new friend—sort of . . .

Emily loves her shiny black lunch bag—the jewels, the way it sparkles. But one day a new school bus picks her up, and in the confusion...

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No More Pumpkins

Second Grade Friends

Peter Catalanotto and Pamela Schembri; illustrations by Peter Catalanotto
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Emily is tired of pumpkins. At school she and her friend Vincetta Louise have been doing pumpkin math, pumpkin field trips, and pumpkin writing. Can't they just carve jack-o-lanterns? But even this...

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The Veterans Day Visitor

The Veterans Day Visitor

Second Grade Friends

Peter Catalanotto and Pamela Schembri; illustrations by Peter Catalanotto
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Emily's Pop-Pop is shocked when he hears that Emily and Vincetta Louise don't know what a veteran is. With Veterans Day coming up, he volunteers to talk to their class about the holiday and the people...

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