Turtle and Me by Robie H. Harris
  

Turtle and Me

Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Tor Freeman

3+ readers   Baby and Toddler   Books of the Month   

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A Lovereading4kids 'Great Read' you may have missed 2011 selection.

Touching and funny, Turtle and Me captures the importance of a special toy and explores why such a thing shouldn’t be given up lightly! A little boy and his soft toy have been inseparable since birth; Turtle has had many accidents but a lot of washing and stitching have kept him going through thick and thin. But, when are you too old to need such a toy? The gentle resolution to this story will reassure all young readers!

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Synopsis

Turtle and Me by Robie H. Harris

A charming tale about the adventures a little boy has with his cuddly toy turtle. Turtle gets covered in spaghetti, chewed by a puppy, and ripped in a tug of war, but despite all of this the little boy still loves him. But will this love last forever?

About the Author

Robie Harris is an award winning and best-selling author. She has written both fiction and non-fiction and has had books published in the UK and the US by Orchard Books and Little, Brown and Co, among others. Artist Information - Tor Freeman graduated from Kingston University with a BA in Illustration in 1999. She has been writing and illustrating for children ever since. Her books include Ambrose Goes for Gold (Macmillan) and Nelson (Walker Books).

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Robie H. Harris
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Publisher

Brubaker, Ford & Friends an imprint of Templar Publishing

Publication date

1st July 2011

ISBN

9781848774797

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