Little Critter tries hard to make the best present ever for Miss Kitty on Teacher Appreciation Day. His mom helps him bake a special cake...but the dog eats it. So he picks some roses from the garden...but he leaves them on the bus. At the last minute he thinks up something quick and draws a special picture for Miss Kitty, which is her favorite present of all. Series Information: It's not always easy being a kid. Just ask Little Critter! With humor and heart, this favorite furry character struggles with familiar childhood challenges and finds his own way to succeed. And through all his ups and downs, he always manages to make readers laugh. First published in 1975, the books have been bestsellers ever since.