Author(s): Jackie French
A delightful and entertaining peek into the life of one very busy wombat! Ages: 3-7
Monday Morning: Slept. Afternoon: Slept. Evening: Ate. Scratched. Night: Ate. A typical day. Don't be fooled. this wombat leads a very busy and demanding life. She wrestles unknown creatures, runs her own digging business, and most difficult of all - trains her humans. She teaches them when she would like carrots, when she would like oats and when she would like both at the same time. But these humans are slow learners. Find out how one wombat - between scratching, sleeping and eating - manages to fit the difficult job of training humans into her busy schedule.
Nielsen BookData/ABA Book of the Year Award
Winner of Nielsen BookData/ABA Book of the Year Award 2002. Shortlisted for APA Design Awards: Scholastic Best Designed Children's Book 2003.
"The sweet yet deadpan humor...will tickle youngsters...amusing...look at clever (and awfully cute) garden infiltrators." THE BULLETIN OF THE CENTER OF CHILDREN'S BOOKS, Starred Review