Skippyjon Jones in Mummy Trouble

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101651933
Release Date: 2008-10-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

El Skippito is back! Avoiding a lecture from Mama Junebug, the kitty boy slips into his closet . . . and finds himself in ancient Egypt. His doggy pals, Los Chimichangos, want to visit the Under Mundo—the underworld— where mummitos rest in peas. But they need El Skippito's brains and courage to answer the riddle of theFinx and enter the mummy's tomb. Our hero is up to the task, and he's in for another grand and whirlwind adventure. Full of Judy Schachner's rollicking wordplay and bold, imaginative illustrations, Skippy's latest outsize outing will tickle the funny bones and warm the hearts of his many amigos.

Skippyjon Jones Lost in Spice

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101651957
Release Date: 2009-09-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The New York Times bestselling kitty boy blasts off into another hilarious adventure. Buckle up, amigos— everyone’s favorite kitty boy is about to lift off. You’ll want to be there when the brave Skippito gets lost in spice! That’s right, spice. Skippy knows— from his big ears to his toes—that the planet Mars is red because it’s covered in spicy red pepper. To prove it, he’s off on a space jaunt replete with craters, crazies, and creatures from Mars. His new adventure is packed with witty wordplay, Spanish phrases, and Judy Schachner’s trademark hilarity. This rollicking romp is simply out of this world. Watch a Video

Skippyjon Jones in the Doghouse

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780142407493
Release Date: 2007-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Skippyjon Jones is a Siamese cat who wants to be a Chihuahua dog, despite his mother's efforts to make him think "Siamese."

Skippyjon Jones Snow What

Author: Judith Byron Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780803737891
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese cat that thinks he is a Chihuahua dog, stars in a fairy tale set in the winter wonderland of his imagination.

Skippyjon Jones and the Big Bones

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101651872
Release Date: 2007-10-18
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Holy guacamole! Skippyjon Jones is crazy-loco for dinosaurs! The kitty boy enters (via his closet) the land of dinosaurs in search of the fabled Skipposaurus. Instead he runs into his old amigos, the Chimichango gang. When a T-Mex threatens the pack, it’s El Skippito, the great sword fighter, to the rescue. With yips and yowls, he drives the big baddie away, so all the dino-dudes can rattle their bones another day. This fourth entry in a series that Kirkus Reviews called “ay caramba, mucho fun,” will win even more fans for the Siamese cat with oversize ears and an imagination to match.

Skippyjon Jones Class Action

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780425288924
Release Date: 2017-07-04
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The #1 New York Times bestselling kitty boy really, REALLY wants to go to school! School is for dogs, his mama tells him. It's where they go to get trained. But nothing can stop Skippy. Once inside his closet, he finds himself on the playground of his imagination, surrounded by dogs of all kinds. He bays with the beagles, learns French with the poodles, and checks out a Chihuahua book from the library. And when a bully starts sending shiver-itos down the spines of the little yippers, Skippy saves the day and earns the biggest gold star.

Skippyjon Jones Cirque de Ole

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101651896
Release Date: 2012-10-16
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The #1 New York Times bestselling kitty boy goes to the circus! In his newest adventure, the irresistible Skippyjon Jones swings out of his closet and into the spectacular Cirque de Ole, where his pals, the Chimichango gang, perform feats of derring-do. There are many acts to see, but only Skippito the Strong can perform the trickiest stunt of all. Judy Schachner's vivacious art and riotous text make for mucho read-aloud fun. Come one, come all--with Skippyjon Jones as the circus star, the Greatest Show on Earth just got even better!

Skippyjon Jones and the Treasure Hunt

Author: Judith Byron Schachner
Publisher:
ISBN: 0448448173
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Skippyjon Jones searches for treasure with the help of a map he has found, and readers can see what treasure he is hunting for by spinning the tiles on the included pop-up matching game.

Skippyjon Jones Shape Up

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780735232174
Release Date: 2008-01-24
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Skippyjon has an overactive imagination. And he is pretty active himself. Here he shapes up with shapes: he runs in a circle, tap-dances on a square, orbits an oval. And then the great sword fighter shows his muscles.

Skippyjon Jones Color Crazy

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780735232365
Release Date: 2007-02-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.

The Great Bean Caper

Author: Judith Byron Schachner
Publisher:
ISBN: 0448451670
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese kitten who dreams of being a Chihuahua, travels with his amigos to a faraway island to find El Bumblebeeto, who has stolen beans from Los Chimichangos. Includes translation of Spanish words.

Sarabella s Thinking Cap

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780735230286
Release Date: 2017-09-05
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

From the bestselling creator of Skippyjon Jones, a heartwarming story about the importance of imagination and creativity. Sarabella is always thinking—conjuring, daydreaming, and creating new worlds from her imagination. There is so much going on in her head that it can barely be contained. But there are times when daydreaming is decidedly not a good thing—like when you're supposed to be doing multiplication tables. Luckily, Sarabella has an understanding teacher and with his encouragement She comes up with her own idea to show everyone who she is.

The Grannyman

Author: Judith Byron Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780525461227
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Simon the cat is so old that most of his parts have stopped working. Just when he is ready to breathe his last breath, his family brings home a new kitten for him to raise. Charcoal and watercolor illustrations highlight a story about the power of love.

Dewey Bob

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399185946
Release Date: 2015-09-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A sweet raccoon character stars in this endearing tale of unexpected friendship from the creator of the bestselling Skippyjon Jones Dewey Bob Crockett is a durn cute raccoon who lives by himself in a house filled to the brim with the wonderful objects he collects. Buttons, wheels, furniture and bricabrac adorn his cozy quarters and keep him busy as he finds and fixes, turning trash into treasures. But there’s something missing from Dewey’s collections—a friend! He tries gathering up some critters and bringing them home in his shopping cart, but that doesn’t work out so well. In the end, a friend does come Dewey’s way, and, with a little DIY help from this clever raccoon, returns again and again. Combining art and heart with storytelling genius and a lilting twang, Judy Schachner's tale of unexpected friendship will delight readers young and old.

Skippy Jon Jones

Author: Judy Schachner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101549902
Release Date: 2003-09-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Move over, Eloise and Olivia. Make room for SkippyjonJones, a Siamese kittenboy who can't resign himself to being an ordinary cat. Having a time-out in his room, he resorts to his imagination. Taking on the superhero persona of the great Spanish sword fighter Skippito, he has the adventure of his life, and readers are invited along. Zany, wild, and over-the-top, this utterly original book truly begs to be read aloud. With the jiggly, effervescent outlines she used in I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Pie, the smudgy, tender expressiveness of The Grannyman, and a text worthy of a sitcom, Judith Byron Schachner has created a new cat character for all ages. ¡Olé!