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Toot & Puddle

By Holly Hobbie (Trade Paperback, 2010)
Toot and Puddle are the best of friends. But when Toot leaves Woodcock Pocket to travel and see the world, Puddle chooses to stay at home. Just when Puddle begins to miss his old friend, he embarks on some of his own adventures-right at home. Finally, after Toot returns from his year-long trip, the two discover that true friendship knows no boundaries.

With a delightful mix of humor, warmth, and a classic style all her own, Holly Hobbie captures the all excitement and joy that surround adventures-near and far-and reminds readers that true friendship knows no boundaries.
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Trade Paperback

    • Price: $7.00 US/$8.00 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316080804

    • On Sale Date: 09/07/2010

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    • Imprint: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Formats Available: Hardcover Book, Trade Paperback, Electronic Book, Audiobook

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Toot and Puddle are the best of friends. But when Toot leaves Woodcock Pocket to travel and see the world, Puddle chooses to stay at home. Just when Puddle begins to miss his old friend, he embarks on some of his own adventures-right at home. Finally, after Toot returns from his year-long trip, the two discover that true friendship knows no boundaries.

With a delightful mix of humor, warmth, and a classic style all her own, Holly Hobbie captures the all excitement and joy that surround adventures-near and far-and reminds readers that true friendship knows no boundaries.

Holly Hobbie has worked as an artist for more than thirty years. She is the creator of many books, including the New York Times bestselling picture book series, Toot & Puddle, an illustrated memoir entitled The Art of Holly Hobbie, and most recently, Fanny. Holly lives with her husband in Conway, Massachusetts.
  • Praise for the Toot & Puddle series:

    Toot & Puddle
    - "Children will be reassured by the message that friends can have different interests and still enjoy one another." - PW
    - "Footloose Toot and stay-at-home Puddle are two winsome pigs whose friendship gives credence to the motto "Vive la Difference." - SLJ

    I'll Be Home For Christmas
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    #1 NYT bestseller! 
    - "Hobbie's chipper text and alternately cozy and funny watercolors are as winning as ever." - PW (starred review)

    Top of the World
    - A NYT bestseller!
    - "One of the strengths of this series is its appeal to both young and old alike." - PW

    A Present for Toot
    - "Hobbie's watercolors are delightful, and Puddle's search for the perfect present is endearing." - Kirkus

    The New Friend
    - "Toot and Puddle have found a perfect way to say that we all have something special to offer. They will tickle you pink." - Kirkus

    Wish You Were Here
    - "The lovely watercolors sparkle with spring sunshine." - SLJ
    - "As in all the Toot and Puddle books, friendship reigns supreme." - Kirkus

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Product Details

Toot & Puddle
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $7.00 US/$8.00 CAN
  • Pages: 32
  • Physical Dimensions: 10" x 10"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316080804
  • On Sale Date: 09/07/2010
Toot & Puddle