Jake is shy, so shy that he has no friends. His only playmate is his shadow. They do everything together--"race along the beach, clamber over the rocks, climb trees. But shadows can't talk, and Jake longs for a real friend to laugh and joke with. Jake is shy, but he is kind and brave, too. And one day his kindness and bravery help him forget his shyness, and win him a wonderful new friend. Here is the perfect book to help other youngsters overcome their own shyness.
|Publisher:||North-South Books, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||7.32(w) x 11.28(h) x 0.21(d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Debora Pearson is the author of more than a dozen children's books, including all the titles in the "Mighty Wheels series. She is also co-author of all three books in Annick Press' "Travel Adventure series, which earned places on VOYA's Nonfiction Honor list and in the prestigious international White Raven Collection.
Nora Hilb is the award-winning illustrator of dozens of children's books in her native Argentina and around the world. She previously worked with Debora Pearson on "Animachines.