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Hippo Park Readaloud Starter Kit: Books and Activities

Young readers in search of funny and unique picture books and graphic novels need look no further than Hippo Park, the new imprint of Astra Books for Young Readers.

A Bear, a Bee, and a Honey Tree: Video Interview with Author Daniel Bernstrom

What do a bear, a bee, and a honey tree have in common? Find out in this short video interview with author Daniel Bernstrom—in a bear costume!

How to Draw a Happy Cat: Learn How to Draw a Happy Chicken!

Before young readers tackle learning how to draw a happy cat, here’s a fun activity sheet on drawing a happy chicken. (Bonus: a downloadable pizza party board game!)

Tiny Spoon Vs. Little Fork Placemat Activity Sheet

Join Tiny Spoon, Little Fork, and friends in this series of fun activities, including a maze, a word search, and a spot-the-difference. Available in both color and in black-and-white (to color in yourself)!

Come On In Video: Make Lemon a BFF with Sabine Timm

Peek inside Sabine Timm’s studio and learn how to make Lemon a forever best friend.

Herbert on the Slide Coloring Sheets

Help bring some color to Hippo’s playground adventures, both real and imagined, in these three coloring sheets for young readers.

Click here to download the coloring fun!