Cynthia Rylant is a Newbery Medalist and the author of many
acclaimed books for young people. She is well known for her popular
characters for early readers, including Mr. Putter & Tabby and
Henry and Mudge. Ms. Rylant lives in the Pacific Northwest.
Arthur Howard created the lively illustrations for all of
the Mr. Putter & Tabby books and has written and illustrated
several picture books of his own. He lives in New York City.
The artwork, done in pencil, watercolor, and gouache, is expressive
and quite hilarious as Zeke wreaks havoc in the infield and makes
an assist in the outfield. . . a good choice for advancing
--School Library Journal A home run.