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Poor Louie by Tony Fucile

Poor Louie

Poor Louie by Tony Fucile
Apr 11, 2017 | 40 Pages
  • Hardcover $16.99

    Apr 11, 2017 | 40 Pages | 3-7 years

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Fucile provides a creative and comic look at the arrival of a new sibling. His expressive cartoon artwork is funny and endearing and the perfect complement to the spare text. A great read-aloud for any apprehensive older sibling and a fun storytime selection. Children will enjoy chiming in with the “Poor Louie” refrain.
—School Library Journal (starred review)

Fucile’s background as a feature film animator is evident in the comedic pacing and polished, understated composition of scenic constructions. Droll humor, an unusual design, and an appealing main character add up to a funny addition to the canon of canines adjusting to new babies.
—Kirkus Reviews

This story of a displaced “sibling” centers on a tiny dog named Louie, the indulged pet of a young urban couple…readers of any age can appreciate its frank yet funny treatment of the physical and emotional changes of pregnancy.
—Publishers Weekly

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