The House on East 88th Street (Lyle the Crocodile) (Hardcover)
The first book about Lyle the crocodile! Experience the beloved classic and inspiration for the major motion picture.
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile splashes into the lives of the Primm family and straight into readers' hearts in this picture book that has delighted readers for generations.
As the Primms quickly discover, once you've fallen for a crocodile like Lyle, you simply can't live without him!
Bernard Waber was the beloved author-illustrator of more than thirty picture books, including Courage, Ira Sleeps Over, and Do You See a Mouse? With the publication of The House on East 88th Street in 1962, his Lyle, Lyle Crocodile series of books became a mainstay of children's literature and was adapted for both stage and screen. A Literary Landmark plaque commemorating the adventures of this endearing New York City reptile can now be found on East 88th Street. bernardwaber.com.
"Illustrations have verve and are a perfect complement to the story. Highly recommended." School Library Journal —