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Books with author Karen Lee Schmidt

  • The Gingerbread Man

    Karen Schmidt

    Paperback (Scholastic Inc, Aug. 16, 1985)
    The gingerbread man outruns everybody, until he meets the quick-witted fox.
  • Chicken Little

    Karen Lee Schmidt

    Board book (Grosset & Dunlap, Feb. 3, 1986)
    Tells the story of a silly little chicken who thinks the sky is falling
  • Hoptoad

    Jane Yolen, Karen Lee Schmidt

    Hardcover (Harcourt Children's Books, May 1, 2003)
    A boy, his dad, and his dog are out for a drive on a beautiful sunny day. Unfortunately, a hapless toad is trying to make its way across the very same road. Talk about bad timing. Is there any hope of avoiding toad-al disaster? Maybe. See what a sharp-witted and caring boy can do to save the day. Storyteller Jane Yolen has written a deceptively simple tale that's fun, exciting, and perfect for reading aloud again and again. Illustrator Karen Lee Schmidt has created an irresistible creature--and everyone who meets this toad will root for a happy ending!
  • Going to the Zoo

    Tom Paxton, Karen Lee Schmidt

    Hardcover (HarperCollins, April 26, 1996)
    Daddy's taking us to thezoo tomorrow, zoo tomorrow, zoo tomorrow.Daddy's taking us to thezoo tomorrow.We can stay all day.Now you can go along too, as Tom Paxton's classic song comes to life in this boisterous picture book. Rhythmic verse leads you through a wild kingdom where animals burst from every page. Monkeys are scritch, scritch, scratchin', and kangaroos are hop, hop, hoppin', making every moment an adventure.Karen Lee Schmidt's lively, irresistible illustrations show the animals up to all sorts of mischief. And with the easily played melodies included, this musical menagerie is every bit as fun as a trip to the zoo. Youngsters will want to "stay all day" -- and come back again and again!
  • The Little Red Hen

    Karen Lee Schmidt

    Board book (Grosset & Dunlap, Nov. 5, 1984)
    Retells the old tale about a little hen who singlehandedly does the work for her lazy housemates
  • Dogs and Puppies

    Karen Lee Schmidt

    Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, May 18, 1998)
    Big dogs, little dogs, puppy dogs, sheep dogs, hound dogs, sled dogs?they?re all here in a sticker book that celebrates our canine companions.Karen Lee Schmidt lives in New York City.
  • Carl's Nose

    Karen Lee Schmidt

    Hardcover (Harcourt Children's Books, Oct. 1, 2006)
    In a town with nothing but bad weather, Carl's the dog to sniff out the storm. Folks can rely on him, which means that Carl has it made in the shade . . . and the wind, rain, and sleet. So when the climate suddenly takes a turn for the fair, what's a foul-weather dog to do? Karen Lee Schmidt has created a heartwarming tale with a subtle message about adapting to change. Readers will fall in love with Carl, a lovable doggy hero who's full of heart.
  • The Gingerbread Man

    Karen Schmidt

    School & Library Binding (Turtleback Books, Jan. 1, 1980)
    FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A gingerbread man escapes from the oven and runs through the countryside pursued by an old man, an old woman, a little boy, three farmers, a bear, and a wolf.
  • Peter Cottontail

    Karen Lee Schmidt

    Board book (Grosset & Dunlap, Feb. 13, 1996)
    Charming full-color illustrations capture Peter Cottontail's annual Easter visit, in a large-size, die-cut holiday board book.
  • The Gingerbread Man - Audio

    Karen Schmidt

    Paperback (Scholastic Audio Books, Oct. 1, 2007)
    The classic tale of the gingerbread man who thinks he can outrun everyone...until he meets the quick-witted foxFormat: Paperback book and CDThe Gingerbread Man runs as fast as he can in this fast-paced classic about a very determined little cookie! A perfect gift for any little one starting his or her collection of children's stories.
  • ABC Safari

    Karen Lee

    Paperback (Sylvan Dell Publishing, March 10, 2007)
    Let s search for adventure above in the sky. We ll scout through the mountains and hills, and then try exploring the forests, the meadows and plains, across the dry desert and through jungle rains. We ll trek through a swamp, a puddle, a pond, in lakes and the river, the ocean beyond. But, what are we looking for? Who will we see? Find animals on this Safari with me! Once you ve discovered all the animals, turn to the For Creative Minds educational section for sorting cards and animal fun facts.
  • Stop That Garbage Truck!

    Linda Glaser, Karen Lee Schmidt

    Library Binding (Albert Whitman & Co, Sept. 1, 1993)
    Shy, little Henry waits eagerly for the garbage truck to rumble down his street carrying his special friend, Jackson, only to find that no one took out the family's garbage can, leaving Henry to take drastic measures.