Arthur Howard

Books by This Illustrator

Bubba and Beau Meet the Relatives

Illustrated by: Arthur Howard
Age Level: 3-6
When Mama announces that the relatives are coming and starts the flurry of preparations, Baby Bubba and his dog, Beau take refuge down in the mud hole. Big Bubba finds them, washes them and dresses Baby Bubba in a brand new stiff sailor suit. When Cousin Arlene, wearing a frilly dress, and her yippy little dog, Bitsy, arrive, the foursome find paradise in the mud hole. Comic illustrations add to the understated text for a satisfying, funny, and recognizable family story with a decidedly Texas twinkle.

Mr. Putter & Tabby Spin the Yarn

Illustrated by: Arthur Howard
Age Level: 6-9
When old Mr. Putter decides to join his neighbor's knitting club, he and his faithful feline companion Tabby contribute chaos and laughs for readers. Lighthearted illustrations add to the fast-paced fun.

Mr. Putter & Tabby Toot the Horn

Illustrated by: Arthur Howard
Age Level: 6-9
Mr. Putter's neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, decides that they should join a band, but finding the right one isn’t as easy as it sounds — for them or their pets. Mr. Putter’s everyday adventures continue In other books in the series such as Mr. Putter & Tabby Paints the Porch; here the help Mr. Putter gets from his animal friends makes painting his front porch a challenge.

Uncle Chente's Picnic/El Picnic De Tio Chente

Illustrated by: Arthur Howard
Age Level: 3-6
When a postcard arrives from Uncle Chente saying that he will visit on the Fourth of July, the Cárdenas family happily awaits his visit. They plan a picnic with an array of Tejano food, ideal for a Texas picnic, and then they plan the decorations. The only thing they can't plan is the weather.