|aLyle, Lyle, crocodile :|bstorybook treasury /|cBernard Waber with Paulis Waber.
|aBoston :|bHoughton Mifflin Harcourt,|cc2012.
|a179 p. :|bcol. ill. ;|c24 cm.
|a"50th anniversary celebration"--Cover.
|aFour previously published picture books and a counting activity.
|aThe house on East 88th Street -- Lyle, Lyle, crocodile -- Lyle and the birthday party -- Lyle walks the dogs - Count with Lyle! Count with Lyle! Counting activity.
|aThe house on East 88th Street: A family moving into a new house discovers in their bathtub a talented crocodile named Lyle, who soon becomes an important part of the family.
|aLyle, Lyle, crocodile: Lyle is perfectly happy living with the Primms on East 88th Street in New York City until Mr. Grumps, their irritable neighbor, has Lyle put in the zoo.
|aLyle and the birthday party: Lyle the crocodile becomes so jealous of Joshua's birthday party and presents that it makes him feel ill, and he ends up in the hospital, where he recovers his good nature by entertaining the children there.
|aLyle walks the dogs: Count the dogs as Lyle the crocodile's dog walking business grows.
|aLyle|c(Fictitious character : Waber)|vJuvenile fiction.
Lovable Lyle the crocodile has been in print for 50 years! Commemorate its anniversary with this stylish collection of four of your favorite Lyle books: The House on East 88th Street; Lyle, Lyle Crocodile; Lyle and the Birthday Party; and Lyle Walks the Dogs. With bonus downloadable audio, there's no better way to celebrate your favorite storybook character!
Bernard Waber, who has written eight delightful books about Lyle the Crocodile, a little boy named Ira, and a firefly named Torchy, is the author of more than seventeen picture books for children. Widely praised by reviewers for his ability to describe common family problems, he is best loved by children for his freeflowing humor and gentle characters.