On the Loose in New York City

peacock at the museum of modern art, NYC Prize-winning cartoonist Sage Stossel has created her fourth Find-the Animals On the Loose in New York Citybook with On the Loose in New York City. Children will have hours of entertainment finding the Central Park Zoo animals out and about in Manhattan—whether a monkey on Fifth Avenue, a sea lion at the Natural History Museum, or a snow leopard in Times Square! Over 100 animals are hiding cleverly in favorite New York City locations in this colorfully-illustrated rhyming picture book.


on the loose in philadelphiaTry coloring in some of the scenes from On the Loose in New York City. In the book, these pages are in full color, but the versions here are black and white so you can print and color them however you like:—
central park

Sleeping Sea Lion | Central Park | Broadway | 5th Avenue | Greenwich Village | Harlem | Battery Park | The Natural History Museum | Wall Street | Times Square | The Statue of Liberty | Central Park Zoo | The Apollo Theater | Brooklyn Bridge | The Chrysler Building | Grand Central Station | MoMa | NY Public Library | Central Park Model Boats | The High Line | Rockefeller Center | New York Historical Society | The Morgan Library | The Frick | Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Exciting News!--The first book in the series, On the Loose in Boston, has been selected by Boston Mayor Marty Walsh for his Youth Reading List.

the author/illustrator at work

Review of On the Loose in Boston, at Boston Mamas.com: Not only are the illustrations awesome, Stossel engages the reader with challenging searches for the Franklin Park Zoo animals artistically hidden among her drawings, and she entertains us with a rhyming plot that tickles the tongue with wonderful vocabulary. Read more...

on the loose in boston On the Loose in Washington: As much fun for parents as it is for children ... Younger readers will love finding the animals. And people of all ages will delight in seeing the nation's capital as it should be—a cheerful city with beautiful buildings, blue skies, and all kinds of happy creatures."Jennie Rothenberg Gritz, senior editor at Smithsonian magazine and Washington, D.C., parent