Ladybug Nominee Profile
Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes was written by Eric Litwin & illustrated by James Dean (both of whom live in Georgia). Pete the Cat has been written about on blogs and recorded in videos. There is a big list of links to these things on Litwin's website. Harper Collins, which published this book, has several downloadable songs and activities available. There are also activity ideas related to this book at Make Learning Fun .
This is one of the ten titles nominated for the 2012 Ladybug Picture Book Award.