Alligator Baby by Robert Munsch & illustrated by Michael Martchenko
When Kristen’s parents get lost on their way to the hospital, her baby brother is born at the zoo. In their confusion, her parents bring back a baby alligator. They go back to exchange the baby, but end up bringing home a baby seal, and then a baby monkey. Only when Kristen decides to take matters into her own hands does she finally get to meet her real baby brother.
Hooray for Amanda & her Alligator! by Mo Willems
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.