Spring 2024

Wolves in Helicopters

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

Can Hop find a way to escape the wolves in her nightmares, even if they chase her in helicopters? Mommy thinks so . . .

Every night, Hop has night terrors filled with big, scary, hungry-eyed wolves. She knows they only exist in her dreams, but they still seem very real. Her mommy comforts her and has some good advice, but can Hop find the courage to conquer the wolves?

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Category SEL: A Self-Awareness, SEL: B Self-Management, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2022
Publisher Andersen Press USA
Imprint Andersen Press USA
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2024-02-06
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV010000, JUV013060, JUV039140
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 9.5 x 10.8
Features Original artwork and Reviewed

Author: Sarah Tagholm

Sarah Tagholm is a children's author who loves writing about confused animals, mischievous children, and all things bizarro. She is passionate about encouraging a love of reading, libraries, and availability of books for all children. Sarah lives with her husband and son in Cornwall.

Illustrator: Paddy Donnelly

Paddy Donnelly is an Irish illustrator who now lives in Belgium. With over 14 years experience as an illustrator and designer, he also creates kids apps.

Meet the Publisher: Andersen Press

For this month’s Meet the Publisher, we are featuring our long-time publishing partner Andersen Press! UK-based Andersen was the first publisher to partner with Lerner oh so many years ago, and we are thrilled that they’ve stuck around! The Andersen catalog now features over 100 picture… View →


Kirkus Reviews

“Repetitive phrases trace Hop’s evolution from timid to self-assured. Encouragement for youngsters facing similar anxieties.”—Kirkus Reviews