Wilfred

Wilfred

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Penguin Putnam
In the tradition of Calvin & Hobbes and Dr. Seuss comes a new story of unlikely friendship.

Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, there lived a humongous and hairy giant named Wilfred. Whenever people saw him, they ran away, which made life very lonely for Wilfred. That is, until he found himself in a rather unusual town where one brave little boy saw something special in the timid giant. So begins a story of friendship and sacrifice that will remind readers just how important one voice – no matter how small – can be.

In this moving debut, Ryan Higgins shows his knack for blending humor and heart, and gives Lorax fans an unforgettable new hero.

Baker & Taylor
When Wilfred, a big, hairy, and lonesome giant, enters a town full of tiny bald people, he finds only one friend but that proves to be enough when the other townspeople trick him out of his warm hair.

Baker
& Taylor

An enormous, hairy and lonely giant named Wilfred finds an unexpected friend in a plucky young boy who sees something special in Wilfred and who imparts kind lessons in friendship, sacrifice and the power of a single voice. A first book.

Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, [2013]
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9780803737327
0803737327
Branch Call Number: E HIGGI
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 28 cm

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Jacqu3Blu Sep 26, 2013

Very touching book about friendship and acceptance.

cneidert Sep 03, 2013

Really adorable book with a great message. You can't help but fall in love with Wilfred!

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