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A Greyhound, a Groundhog by Emily Jenkins
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A Greyhound, a Groundhog by Emily Jenkins
Jan 03, 2017 | ISBN 9780553498073

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“But what Emily Jenkins and Chris Appelhans’ lyrical collaboration is really about is the intoxicating thrill of friendship, and boundless joy of play…” –The New York Times

A “merry read-aloud.” –The Wall Street Journal

“This delightful story is a feast for the eyes and ears, and it will hold up well to repeated demands from eager young listeners.”— Kirkus, starred review

“Dedicated to picture book icon Ruth Krauss, this elegant pas de deux between two unlikely creatures recalls the sense of uninhibited play that Krauss brought to her own work.” — Publishers Weekly, starred review

“A lovely, lyrical paean to the natural order, with an element of wonder and grace. Perfect for one-on-one and group sharing.” — School Library Journal, starred review

“Appelhans’s watercolor illustrations are both adorable and artful, and the fluid style beautifully complements Jenkins’s story of unlikely friendship, joyful rambunctiousness and wordplay.” — Shelf Awareness, starred review

“This unusual duo will make a heartwarming addition to any read-aloud collection.” — Booklist, starred review


Ezra Jack Keats Book Award NOMINEE 2018

ALA Notable Children’s Book SELECTION 2018

Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices SELECTION 2018

Notable Children’s Books in the Language Arts AWARD 2018

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