cover image MARSUPIAL SUE


John Lithgow, , illus. by Jack E. Davis. . S&S/Aladdin, $6.99 (40pp) ISBN 978-0-689-87410-9

This whimsical song-set-to-pictures features a malcontented kangaroo who sets off to find kindred spirits among other Australian animals. "Lithgow's ebullient encore will strike a positive note," according to PW , "while the charming illustrations entertain on their own merit." Ages 4-8. (Sept. )