Author(s): Park Linda Sue
Xander Panda is planning a party, a dandy panda party! But he has to change the plans and send more and more invitations as the guest list grows and grows. Xander is frantic. His party won't stay planned! But with the help of his new friend Amanda, Xander finally gives the perfect party that everyone in the zoo will remember forever. The Newbery Medal author Linda Sue Park introduces animal taxonomy in a wonderful way, and celebrated artist Matt Phelan's charming ink and watercolor paintings are the icing on the cake. It's a read-aloud whoop-de-do!