cover image The Park Book

The Park Book

Charlotte Zolotow. HarperCollins Children's Books, $4.95 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-06-443092-0

A little boy who lives in the country asks his mother, ""What is a park like?'' She tells him about the various changes in the urban setting, describing the people going back and forth to work, the mothers who bring their children, the lovers at night and the dogs that go for walks with their owners. (4-8)