Virgil & Owen return in a charming new friendship story that perfectly captures a tricky challenge for all friends: patience.
PAULETTE BOGAN is the author and illustrator of many beloved books for children, including Virgil & Owen, Goodnight Lulu, and Lulu the Big Little Chick. She is also the illustrator of Chicks and Salsa and Buffalo Wings, written by Aaron Reynolds. Lulu the Big Little Chick won the Children's Choice Book Award. Paulette lives with her family and her dogs, Spikey and Mufasa, in New York City. www.paulettebogan.com
Ideal for winter story time, and will be a great fit for lessons centering on what it means to be a friend. Recommended. School Library Connection Will offer plenty of opportunities for conversations about patience, friendship, and forgiveness, and the snowy high jinks make for a fun storytime. Booklist An amusing and helpful reminder of the pluses and minuses of an opposites-attract friendship. Publishers Weekly