Books by Don Wood

THE BIRTHDAY QUEEN by Audrey Wood
Released: Sept. 1, 2013

"A sly, though problematic, nod of appreciation to mothers, hidden behind streamers, confetti and a mouthful of cake. (Picture book. 3-6)"
The Birthday Queen does everything possible to make sure birthday celebrations are perfect. Read full book review >
IT'S DUFFY TIME! by Audrey Wood
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"When it comes to books about napping, the Wood team cannot beat their own The Napping House, and while their love for their pug is obvious, in terms of fun (or even interesting) dog books, almost anything can beat this. (Picture book. 3-7)"
A dog's life is a tough one, as evidenced by Duffy's busy day, which consists mostly of naps punctuated by meals. Read full book review >
INTO THE VOLCANO by Don Wood
ADVENTURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

From Caldecott Honoree Wood comes an inventive and imaginative graphic adventure. Read full book review >

MERRY CHRISTMAS, BIG HUNGRY BEAR! by Don Wood
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

The little mouse who didn't want to share in The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear (1984) returns to celebrate Christmas in this delightful sequel from Audrey Wood and Don Wood. Read full book review >

JUBAL’S WISH by Audrey Wood
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

The Woods really crank up the wattage for this joy-filled tale of a frog who finds a way to share his bliss. Read full book review >

BRIGHT AND EARLY THURSDAY EVENING by Audrey Wood
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 1996

The Woods (The Tickleoctopus, 1994, etc.) are at it again with their zany humor that will tickle some and offend others. ``Although I'm a liar my story is true—There's an end in every beginning. Read full book review >

THE TICKLEOCTOPUS by Audrey Wood
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: April 1, 1994

Life is grim for Bup; hoping to save him from the dire fates of his three sibs, his parents trap him in the cave when they go hunting. Read full book review >

PIGGIES by Don Wood
ANIMALS
Released: April 1, 1991

``I've got two/fat little piggies''—thumb-sized porkers perched, on opposing pages, on the thumbs of a pair of chubby hands, ``two smart/little piggies''—the index fingers are now extended and two more tiny pigs are added, one orating and one with his nose in a book. Read full book review >