Summary: What a lovely day at the fair. Children lining up for pony rides...moms and dads in a pie-eating contest...babies chasing butterflies...babies heading for the trees...I SAY! Where are those babies GOING? Only a small boy sees them leaving and follows as the babies chase butterflies in trees, frogs in a bog, even bats in a cave, ignoring pleas to come back. But not to worry, our hero saves the day, making sure that all the babies get home safely from their appealing a ...show moredventures.
Caldecott Medal winner Peggy Rathmann has created a highly original story told in a lilting text and a bold new style, with classic black silhouettes against stunning skies of many colors that change and glow as afternoon turns to evening. ...show less