Ten rabbits are hungry for supper but Mama Rabbit has nothing to put in her soup pot, so Papa sends the little ones to the garden where they discover increasing numbers of foods in many different colors.
Presents the days of the week, the months of the year, and numbers from one to ten through the activities of a cat and people in and around a lighthouse.
A child buys presents from A to Z in the shops along Market Street.
One golden morning, twenty-six pigs leave their pen, race along a country road, and find a field of letters, where they play all day until Zeke Pig falls asleep on a Z and they wearily return home by moonlight.
"When Mama Rabbit falls ill, her ten little rabbits each tend to her in their own way"--
"Ten little ducks go for a walk with their parents but one by one, they get distracted and go off on their own adventures, meeting new friends along the way"--
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Alison acquired an amaryllis for Beryl who bought a begonia for Crystal--and so on through the alphabet, as full-page illustrations are presented of each flower.
8) Hello, day!
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Various animals greet the sunrise in their own unique voices, except for the owl who welcomes the night.
Fearing at first that her family is going on vacation without her, Nini the cat ends up traveling with her owners to their new home.
Lena wants the sheep she counts at bedtime to meet another of her nighttime friends, but they think the moon is a monster and are afraid.
The author, known as an illustrator of children's books, describes her experiences as a Polish Jew during World War II and for years in Sweden afterwards.
Nini Cat enjoys her outdoor adventure until she ventures too far and can't find her way home.
13) Princess Furball
A princess in a coat of a thousand furs hides her identity from a king who falls in love with her.
A farmer's wife uses drastic measures to get her husband to abandon his lazy ways.
A young girl and her friends spend the day dressing up like the insects and animals they find in the garden.
16) So happy!
Brief text and illustrations tell the story of a boy, a rabbit, and a seed.
Even though there is no money, Anna's mother finds a way to make Anna a badly needed winter coat.
Recounts how a mother's love and potatoes ended the war.
19) This quiet lady
A child finds out about Mother's early life by looking at old pictures.
Two step-sisters receive appropriate gifts for their actions: one's words are accompanied by flowers and jewels, the other's by toads and snakes.