Oscar, a little crab, has a problem. Whenever he is excited or nervous, his tongue gets all twisted and he jumbles up his words. When his classmates ridicule his incomprehensible jabbering one day, Oscar runs awayright into the many arms of a kind octopus. The octopus has a plan to help Oscar with a series of challenges and games. Before long, Oscar's proven successes have boosted his confidence and he is able to describe his exciting adventures to his classmates without jumbling a single word! Here is a comical but reassuring story that offers an undersea look at a common childhood problem.
|Publisher:||North-South Books, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||8.38(w) x 11.30(h) x 0.32(d)|
|Age Range:||4 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Susanne Vettiger was born in Basel, Switzerland, where she currently lives and works. A former photographer, she has, in recent years, focused on writing children's books and working in radio. She also wrote Basghetti Spaghetti for North-South.