From Geisel Honor-winning author/illustrator Salina Yoon comes a lush, heartwarming story of unbreakable friendship and celebrating what makes you unique.
Dennis is an ordinary boy who expresses himself in extraordinary ways. Some children do show-and-tell. Dennis mimes his. Some children climb trees. Dennis is happy to BE a tree . . . But being a mime can be lonely. It isn't until Dennis meets a girl named Joy that he discovers the power of friendshipand how special he truly is!
From the beloved author/illustrator of the Penguin and Bear series comes a heartwarming story of self-acceptance, courage, and unbreakable friendship for anyone who has ever felt "different."
Don't miss these other books from Salina Yoon!
The Penguin series Penguin and Pinecone Penguin on Vacation Penguin in Love Penguin and Pumpkin Penguin's Big Adventure Penguin's Christmas Wish
The Bear series Found Stormy Night Bear's Big Day
The Duck, Duck, Porcupine series Duck, Duck, Porcupine My Kite is Stuck! And Other Stories That's My Book! And Other Stories
Salina Yoon is an award-winning author/illustrator of nearly 150 books for children, such as Penguin and Pinecone, Penguin on Vacation, Penguin in Love, Penguin and Pumpkin, Penguin's Big Adventure, Penguin's Christmas Wish, Found, Stormy Night, Bear's Big Day, and Be a Friend, as well as the Duck, Duck, Porcupine chapter book seriesincluding the Geisel Honor winner My Kite is Stuck!. She studied art and design at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California, and now lives in San Diego with her family.
I distinctly remember the first day of third grade. I was new to the school, new to the state, new to the country. And while my English was perfectly clear, it was accented, a fact my classmates found fascinating. “Say something!” they’d say. And I’d completely clam up. Because not only was I new, I […]
Move over Grinch, step aside Frosty and Rudolph, there’s a new stack in town! From mysterious crayon creatures and hopscotch-loving gorillas, to no-fail snooze recipes and classic Richard Scarry hijinks, our list of favorite picture books this month features every theme you need to stimulate busy little minds during the long snowy weeks ahead. Below […]