"The waves came in creeping, stealing, and sweeping -- they snatched Sarah's flip-flop, and took it away! The shoe went afloat, like a pink plastic boat, and some lazy old crab had a ship for a day! What can you do with one flip-flop?"
Bookworm's interest at 18 months: While he is obviously too young to read it, I was surprised by how much he enjoyed flipping through this book when it arrived in the mail. I also think he'd enjoy some of these projects, with a lot of assistance of course.