Upside Down Babies

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Once when the world tipped upside down,
The earth went blue and the sky went brown.
All the baby animals tumbled out of bed
And ended up with very funny mums instead…

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Copyright 2014
Publisher Andersen Press USA
Imprint Andersen Press USA
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2014-03-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV009040, JUV002370, JUV013060
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.0625 x 10.625
ATOS Reading Level 2.9
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 164143
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Original artwork and Reviewed


The New York Times Book Review

“Willis’s rhyming verse… takes a delightfully light approach to teaching animal attributes.” —New York Times Book Review

School Library Journal

“The boisterous illustrations feature cartoon animals shaded with a surprising depth of color that is quite beautiful, and the overall effect is bold and bright….This title will be popular with the storytime crowd.” —School Library Journal

Author: Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis was born in St. Albans and trained as an advertising copywriter at Watford College. She is now a full-time writer. She lives in North London with her husband and two children.

Illustrator: Adrian Reynolds

Adrian Reynolds was born in South Wales. After studying at Swansea College of Art and Cambridgeshire College of Art and Technology, Adrian worked at Heffers Children's Book Shop before beginning to write and illustrate his own picture books.