Puddle Pug by Kim Norman
  

Puddle Pug

Written by Kim Norman
Illustrated by Keika Yamaguchi

Synopsis

Puddle Pug by Kim Norman

This tale about a persistent pug is filled with warmth and charm. It is irresistibly illustrated by Keika Yamaguchi. It is suitable for children aged 3 and over. Percy the Pug loves puddles: big puddles, small puddles, swamp puddles, stomp puddles. But no puddle is perfect, until he finds one with three friendly piglets. But protective Mama Pig says NO PUGS and chases Percy away! Irresistibly illustrated by Keika Yamaguchi, Kim Norman's tale about a persistent pug and his pursuit of friendship in puddle paradise brims with warmth and charm.

Reviews

. .. sweet-natured story about a dog's hunt for the perfect puddle ... Norman's storytelling bounds along with an energy to match that of Percy ...Yamaguchi, illustrator of the self-published Sick of Being Sick , seals the deal. Pug devotees will be all over roly-poly Percy's enormous and expressive eyes, surreptitious attempts at infiltrating the pigs

-around gleeful splashing in puddles large and small. -- Publishers Weekly .. . sweet-natured story about a dog's hunt for the perfect puddle ... Norman's storytelling bounds along with an energy to match that of Percy ...Yamaguchi, illustrator of the self-published Sick of Being Sick, seals the deal. Pug devotees will be all over roly-poly Percy's enormous and expressive eyes, surreptitious attempts at infiltrating the pigs

-around gleeful splashing in puddles large and small. --Publishers Weekly Through playful, alliterative sentences, as well as simple rhyme, Norman carries children, alongside Percy, on a curious journey to define home--and the 'perfect puddle.

-aloud that charmingly explores the depths of friendship, security, and community. --Booklist Online A beautiful tale of friendship, determination, and perseverance. --School Library Journal .. . sweet-natured story about a dog's hunt for the perfect puddle ... Norman's storytelling bounds along with an energy to match that of Percy ...Yamaguchi, illustrator of the self-published Sick of Being Sick, seals the deal. Pug devotees will be all over roly-poly Percy's enormous and expressive eyes, surreptitious attempts at infiltrating the pigs

-around gleeful splashing in puddles large and small.

A beautiful tale of friendship, determination, and perseverance.

. .. sweet-natured story about a dog's hunt for the perfect puddle ... Norman's storytelling bounds along with an energy to match that of Percy ...Yamaguchi, illustrator of the self-published Sick of Being Sick , seals the deal. Pug devotees will be all over roly-poly Percy's enormous and expressive eyes, surreptitious attempts at infiltrating the pigs

-around gleeful splashing in puddles large and small. -- Publishers Weekly Through playful, alliterative sentences, as well as simple rhyme, Norman carries children, alongside Percy, on a curious journey to define home--and the perfect puddle. A read-aloud that charmingly explores the depths of friendship, security, and community. -- Booklist Online

About the Author

Kim Norman is the author of several children's books, including Ten on the Sled and If It's Snowy and You Know It, Clap Your Paws! (9781454903840), both illustrated by Liza Woodruff; Crocodaddy (9781454901303), illustrated by David Walker; and The Great Christmas Crisis (9781402786327), illustrated by Jannie Ho. Keika Yamaguchi graduated from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. A former Walt Disney Imagineering intern, she illustrated the children's book Sick of Being Sick (3DAL), written by Justin Sullivan.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Kim Norman
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Publisher

Sterling an imprint of Sterling Publishing Co Inc

Publication date

1st April 2014

ISBN

9781454904366


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