George and the Dragonfly is by Andy Blackford and illustrated by Sue Mason. A wonderful and bright look at nature with colorful illustrations, plus it helps to reinforce a child's sense of wonder at the things nearby. George is getting bored with his pet hamster so he sets off to find himself a more interesting pet in the jungle. Before he can even go two steps, he ends up meeting a dragonfly who shows him that the creatures in his own backyard are much more fun than he could have imagined. 32 pages, paperback.
Dimensions: 9 1/2 W x 12 H