For newly independent reader fans of ELEPHANT & PIGGIE, here’s a book featuring two best friends who love to have fun at the playground. Bruno likes straight-forward adventure while Lulu uses her over-the-top imagination to play. In two short, funny episodes, readers discover why Bruno and Lulu's different personalities help them become even better friends. With simple vocabulary and sentence structure, and told solely through speech bubbles, these adventures are just right for new readers.
|Publisher:||Penguin Young Readers Group|
|Product dimensions:||6.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.20(d)|
|Age Range:||5 - 7 Years|
About the Author
Patricia Lakin has written over 35 books for children, and is a self-confessed late bloomer when it comes to reading and writing. She was a teacher and discovererd her love of writing when she enrolled in a class on writing for children. Patty grew up in Boston and now lives in New York City.
Kirstie Edmunds has illustrated two books for children, and moved to illustration following a career in graphic design and art direction. Her artwork has been in the Society of Illustrators Original Art Show. She lives in London, England with her husband.
What People are Saying About This
"A playful, comic romp of a book for new readers." - Kirkus Reviews
"Speech bubbles of different colors delineate the dialogue, making it useful for those who’d like to put on a mini-play. Expect to see more adventures about this duo for emergent readers." - Booklist
"Lakin writes skillfully for this audience, injecting humor and clever teachable moments into her accessible text...Besides its obvious use as a first-class beginning reader, this might also make an entertaining readers theater performance piece." - Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books