Charlie the Cat boards his boat and sets off to Dottie the Donkey's birthday party. Along to way, he meets lots of his friends who want to come, too. But what will happen if the playful puppies, frisky lambs, and perky piglets rock the boat? An amusing story that is also perfect for children who are learning to count. Share-a-Story books feature fun ideas for storytelling from renowned reading consultant Bernice E. Cullinan, activities to enjoy after reading the story, bright photographic introductory pages that help make storytime a really special and rewarding experience.