In this happy, whimsical story, Oliver wonders how he will be able to keep his hat and turns to his friends for advice. A wonderful book to read to children who will be drawn to the rhyme and bright, bold characters that fill the pages. Appropriate for Birth – 6 and animal lovers of all ages.
Myrtle the turtle is sweet as can be with her pink bow, green-yellow shell, and self-assuredness. She has a subdued, yet strong presence that speaks louder than her words. Wise, sincere, and always stylish, she is happy to share her wisdom with Oliver and his friends.
Oliver Poons is a cute little cat who is in love with his hat. He is sensitive to criticism, but his ingenuity always wins the day as he uses his cleverness to solve problems. Oliver’s zest for life and happy-go-lucky demeanor make him a wonderful best friend.
Orange Kitty is a take-charge kind of cat! She is direct and even a little bossy at times – although she doesn’t see it that way, of course! She can be a little loud at times in her quest to be helpful. Cute and insightful, Orange Kitty delights in giving advice.
Author & Illustrator
The Adventures of Oliver Poons series is written and created by a mother-daughter team. Lauryn wrote the books while recovering from a severe case of Lyme disease and sought out her mother, Lois, as her illustrator. The main character, Oliver Poons, is inspired by Lauryn’s real-life rescue cat, Oliver.
Printed in the USA. 24-page hardcover. 978-0-9909857-6-1