Little By Little by Amber Stewart

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From the author-illustrator team of I'M BIG ENOUGH comes this new story about doing what you always thought you couldn't.

Otto is an otter who can do many things. But there's one thing he can't do: swim. Little by little, and with a some help from his big sister, Otto gets the courage--and the practice-- to splash and tumble in the water with his friends.

The story and illustrations will encourage kids, showing them that if they take it step-by-step, any new skill is within their reach!

About Amber Stewart

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Amber Stewart is the author of HOW MANY SLEEPS?, I'M BIG ENOUGH, and LITTLE BY LITTLE. She graduated from London University with a degree in Russian Language and Literature, then began an ongoing career in children's book publishing. Layn Marlow has worked on many great children's books, including Amber Stewart's HOW MANY SLEEPS?, I'M BIG ENOUGH, and LITTLE BY LITTLE. She lives in England with her husband and two children.
Published May 1, 2008 by Orchard Books. 32 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books.

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There are lots of things Otto can do: “Forward roly-poly / Backward roly-poly / Being kind to frogs....” There’s just one thing he can’t do, and that’s swim, which is a problem when you’re an otter.

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Summary: Scramble the otter can do everything but swim but with the help of his family he learns little by little.

Oct 24 2009 | Read Full Review of Little By Little

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Little by Little follows the growth of a baby otter named Otto, who is frustrated by his inability to swim in the big river with his friends -- beaver and bear -- and his family.

Apr 17 2008 | Read Full Review of Little By Little

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