Be a Friend

Author(s): Salina Yoon

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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! At its core, this book is a heartwarming story of self-acceptance, courage, and unbreakable friendship for anyone who has ever felt "different."

Countless readers and reviewers have fallen in love with Salina Yoon. Now, she showcases her talent in a brand new way, wrapping a simple yet emotionally rich text in a special package. The gorgeous final book will feature uncoated paper, a highly designed jacket, and a debossed art inset on the case.

Awards for Salina Yoon
A Winter 2015-2016 Kids' Indie Next Pick (Be a Friend)
A Scholastic Teachers Top 10 Picture Book (Penguin's Big Adventure)
An NPR Best Book (Found)
Winner of the 2014 SCIBA Book Award for Best Picture Book (Found)

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A thoughtful, flawlessly executed exploration of theory of mind and emotional intelligence.--starred review "Publishers Weekly on FOUND "

Salina Yoon is an award-winning author/illustrator of nearly 200 books for children, including "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. www.salinayoon.com

General Fields

  • : 9781619639515
  • : Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • : Bloomsbury Childrens Books
  • : January 2016
  • : 287mm X 218mm X 10mm
  • : United States
  • : January 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Salina Yoon
  • : Hardback
  • : 216
  • : en
  • : 40
  • : illustrations