cover image Alpha and the Dirty Baby

Alpha and the Dirty Baby

Brock Cole. Farrar Straus Giroux, $5.95 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-374-40357-7

PW lauded this ``boisterous, highly original tale'' about two imps who wreak havoc in a family, and added, ``Cole's text is understated and poetic, and his line and wash illustration... are supremely stimulating.'' Ages 4-8. (Sept.)