Amos the alligator tries to outsmart old Mr. Homer, a Cajun trapper who lives deep in the swamp. Mr. Homer is looking for the perfect alligator to be placed in The Audubon Zoo in New Orleans, Louisiana. However, Amos and his friends create something that most alligators would never think of and the surprise adds a cute twist to the story. This story is about friendship and respect. Once again, Tommie Townsley brings charm and a wonderful imagination that both children and adults will enjoy reading. Amos is her third Cajun Classic that your children will treasure for years to come.