Digger and Daisy Go on a Picnic

from Sleeping Bear Press


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  • A Cookie for Santa
  • Little Birthday
  • I Love Hockey
  • Digger and Daisy Go to the Doctor
  • M is for Monster: A Fantastic Creatures Alphabet
  • P is for Pirate: A Pirate Alphabet
  • Kay Kay's Alphabet Safari
  • First Day at Zoo School


  • Quality

  • Read-it-Again Score

  • Fun-and-Learning

  • Digger and Daisy Go on a Picnic published by Sleeping Bear Press
  • Written by: Judy Young
  • Illustrated by: Dana Sullivan
  • We recommend this book for kids ages 4 and up


Overall Editor's Rating

What It Is

Digger and Daisy Go on a Picnic is the second book in the Digger and Daisy beginner reader book series for kindergarteners and first graders. Each book contains a playful, simple story that explores the dynamics of the sibling relationship between Digger and Daisy, brother and sister dogs who like to explore the world and see new things.

In this book, the duo decides to walk to the park for a picnic. On the way, Digger's keen sense of smell leads him to explore his surroundings, but will his nose lead him to trouble? This 28-page book is written by Judy Young and illustrated by Dana Sullivan.

Is It Fun?

This book uses simple sentences and basic vocabulary to engage early readers and help them feel successful when reading. The cartoon illustrations are really cute and silly and also help reinforce the text with picture clues.

Who It’s For

Digger and Daisy Go on a Picnic is for ages 4-6.

What To Be Aware Of

This is also available in an ebook version.