|I'm Big! by Kate and Jim McMullan|
(Balzer and Bray, 2010)
Kids love all things ENORMOUS, so naturally we're seeing lots of plus-size animals on picture book covers.
OK, so technically, Lane Smith's elephant is not a representation of an animal. It is a shrub, I know. But still.
|Grandpa Green by Lane Smith|
(Roaring Brook, 2011)
|Cousins of Clouds: Elephant Poems|
by Tracie Vaughn Zimmer
Illus. Magan Halsey and Sean Addy
Have you seen the little piggies?
|Bumble-Ardy by Maurice Sendak|
|Oink by Arthur Geisert and|
many other pig-themed books
(a personal favorite~C.B.)
(Walter Lorraine Books, 1991)
|Hogwash! by Karma Wilson|
Illus. by Jim McMullan (see also I'm Big! above)
(Little, Brown, 2011)
Mooove it or lose it.
|Farmyard Beat by Lindsay Craig|
Illus. Marc Brown
|By Fiona Ross|
|Retold by Margaret Read MacDonald|
Illus. Julie Paschkis
(August House, 2001)
|by Frans Vischer|