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Little Grump Truck

Written and illustrated by Amanda Driscoll


When Little Dump Truck is in a good mood, she's the happiest member of her construction crew. But when things don't go her way, she becomes Little GRUMP Truck. This bright, playful book shows kids that meditation and mindfulness can banish even the most serious case of the grumpies. 

"Should appeal to all the little grump trucks hauling their feelings about."
– Kirkus Reviews


Pub Date: August 24, 2021

ISBN: 978-0-593-30081-7

Publisher: Knopf

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Klondike Do Not Eat Those Cupcakes!

Written and illustrated by Amanda Driscoll


Klondike's sister is having a birthday party, and everything is ready--the only thing left to do is wait until it's time to eat the birthday cupcakes.
But Klondike REALLY loves cupcakes. And waiting is SO hard. 

"A picture-book treat." – Kirkus Reviews


Pub Date: Jan. 9, 2018

ISBN: 978-1-5247-1316-4

Publisher: Knopf

Wally Does Not Want a Haircut

Written and illustrated by Amanda Driscoll


Wally does not need a haircut. His hair is perfectly fine. Sure, it trips him up a tad and gathers a bit of greenery. Still, Wally does NOT want a haircut. However, when his unruly hair holds him back from the hoedown, Wally might have to reconsider.


This bright barnyard tale encourages facing your fears head-on.


Pub Date: July 26, 2016

ISBN: 978-0-553-53579-2

Publisher: Knopf

Duncan the Story Dragon

Written and illustrated by Amanda Driscoll


Duncan the Dragon loves to read. When he reads a story, his imagination catches fire! Unfortunately, so does his book. Duncan just wants to get to those two wonderful words, like the last sip of a chocolate milk shake: "The End." Will he ever find out how the story ends?


"...likely to be a storytime hit. Like the last sip of a chocolate milkshake, it’s very satisfying." – Kirkus Reviews


Pub Date: June 9, 2015

ISBN: 978-0-385-75507-8

Publisher: Knopf

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