Animal Babies Like to Play (Hardcover)

Animal Babies Like to Play By Jennifer Adams, Mary Lundquist (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jennifer Adams, Mary Lundquist (Illustrator)
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Jennifer Adams, the author of the bestselling BabyLit series, teams up with Mary Lundquist, author and illustrator of Cat & Bunny, to create an irresistible picture book featuring little ones dressed as animals, from A to Z.

Animal babies from Alligator to Zebra play, explore, and wonder in this celebration of children in all their glorious diversity.

Alligator baby wants to play.
Bunny baby says, “Okay.”
Cat baby reads a book.
Dog baby sleeps in a nook.

About the Author

Jennifer Adams is the author of more than fifty books, including I Am a Warrior Goddess and the bestselling BabyLit series, which introduces small children to the world of classic literature. She loves old stone walls, lightning storms, letterpress printing, cattails, dragonflies, beautifully wrapped packages, and the first snowfall. She works as a children’s book editor at Sounds True and lives with her husband in Salt Lake City. Visit her website at

Mary Lundquist is the author and illustrator of Cat & Bunny and the illustrator of several other picture books, including One Little Two Little Three Little Children and Bloom. She graduated with a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design and now lives with her husband and sons in Vermont. You can see more of her work on her website,

Praise For…

“Adams makes playful use of alliteration in her verse, while the nifty animal costumes may provide readers with creative inspiration.” — Publishers Weekly

Product Details
ISBN: 9780062394477
ISBN-10: 0062394479
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Publication Date: February 5th, 2019
Pages: 32
Language: English