Be a Friend by Salina Yoon

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An ordinary boy with an unusual hobby makes a new friend through extraordinary means...A delightful story about the celebration of individuality and friendship.
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From Geisel Honor-winning author/illustrator Salina Yoon comes a lush, heartwarming story of unbreakable friendship and celebrating what makes you unique.

Dennis is an ordinary boy who expresses himself in extraordinary ways. Some children do show-and-tell. Dennis mimes his. Some children climb trees. Dennis is happy to BE a tree . . . But being a mime can be lonely. It isn't until Dennis meets a girl named Joy that he discovers the power of friendship--and how special he truly is!

From the beloved author/illustrator of the Penguin and Bear series comes a heartwarming story of self-acceptance, courage, and unbreakable friendship for anyone who has ever felt "different."
 

About Salina Yoon

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Salina Yoon is an award-winning author/illustrator of nearly 200 books for children, with more than 1.25 million copies of her books sold worldwide. Some of her most recent books include Penguin and Pinecone, Penguin on Vacation, Penguin in Love, Penguin and Pumpkin, Penguin's Big Adventure, Found, and Stormy Night. She studied art and design at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California, and now lives in San Diego with her family. Visit her online at www.salinayoon.com and www.facebook.com/PenguinandPinecone.
 
Published January 5, 2016 by Bloomsbury USA Childrens. 40 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Humor & Entertainment, Arts & Photography, Children's Books, Professional & Technical, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction
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on Oct 06 2015

An ordinary boy with an unusual hobby makes a new friend through extraordinary means...A delightful story about the celebration of individuality and friendship.

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