The first children's book in the Rip Squeak and His Friends series was published in English in September 2001. Two other children's books by Leonard Filgate and Susan Yost Filgate, The Treasure (originally published as Rip Squeak and His Friends Discover the Treasure) and The Adventure (originally published as Off on Adventure), followed. The Gift of Giving, a Christmas-themed book was just released in December 2020 as a digital book. The hardback editions of those books are sold out and we hope to make some of the titles available in the future as newly edited and formatted books so a new generation of children and adults can continue to enjoy them. In the meantime, please enjoy the digital versions--just click the book cover below to get more information and a link to purchase and download. New title is coming soon: A Fairy Tale. Also, Spanish language editions of Rip Squeak and His Friends and The Treasure are in development. 

The Missing Kingdom, Animals Make Me Smile, Los animales me hacen feliz, and Counting Animals/Contando animales are available as paperbacks through 

Click on the book covers below to learn more and where to purchase:

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An adventure novel for kids ages 10 and up.

Other books by & about the Filgates that are out-of-print but may be found online: 

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Two coffee table books, Rip Squeak and His Friends: An Introduction to the Roaring Adventures of Rip Squeak and Pirate Tales and More: The Roaring Adventures of Rip Squeak and His Friends continue...

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Museum catalog for Delaware ArtMuseum exhibition Pirate Tales & Beyond: The Adventures of Rip Squeak & Friends by Joyce K. Schiller (curator); A board book, A Good Day for Abbey; and an activity book, Rip Squeak and His Friends Coloring & Activity Fun Book.