6½ stories about 2 surprising friends.


Having a stuffed alligator for a best friend can be surprising.


Sometimes Amanda surprises her alligator with books. Sometimes Alligator surprises Amanda by eating them.


But what happens when Amanda brings home a special—and not entirely welcome—surprise? The result might be unexpected indeed.


Beloved author-illustrator Mo Willems has created a funny and tender portrait of friendship that readers of any age will love.

Horray for Amanda & Her Alligator Book and Stuffed Animals