~Written by Henry, Josh & Harrison Herz
~Illustrated by Debi Pickler
Twignibble is a fantasy easy reader for 5-8 year-olds.
Twignibble is a very smart and mechanically adept sloth, with animal friends all over the world. When he learns that his friends are in danger from pollution and poaching, he builds a helicopter to visit them. Twignibble helps each friend by making them a special gadget.
Kids love the cute animals and funny inventions; parents appreciate a book that promotes friendship, empathy, and protecting the environment. (Amazon)
Twignibble is an inspiring a book about a not so slothful sloth that is determined to help his animal friends whose habitats are being invaded and ruined by humans.
Twignibble is a very intelligent sloth and, with the aid of his trusty computer, has become quite an accomplished inventor. Just as Twignibble is settling in to share his latest creation with his friends, several cries for help come across his video chat. Twignibble springs into action and builds a helicopter so he can travel quickly from place to place rendering assistance. Along the way Twignibble learns that humans are to blame for the problems he encounters, but he wastes no time finding solutions. After a long busy day Twignibble needs a nap!
Twignibble is a creative story that uses action and adventure to teach children the importance of protecting the environment. Twignibble enlightens children about oil spills that threaten sea life, fires started by careless humans that destroy forests and jungles, poaching that senselessly takes the life of an animal for fur or tusks, and much more. The beautiful and vibrant illustrations are inviting and children have fun while they learn.
I recommend picking up a copy of Twignibble. Available at Amazon.com.