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Bird & Squirrel on the run!

by Burks, James

Format: Kindle Book 2013 2013
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A happy-go-lucky Bird and a cautious acorn-collecting Squirrel become unlikely best friends when Squirrel loses his winter stash while saving Bird from Cat, prompting a zany road-trip adventure in search of warm weather and plentiful food.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Bird doesn't mind that all the other birds already flew south for the winter. He'll get there, eventually. This same free-as-a-bird attitude lands him in the path of Squirrel, who loses his entire winter store of acorns while rescuing Bird from Cat. With no other choice, Squirrel sets off with Bird on a road trip south for the winter. Meanwhile, they are, ahem, doggedly pursued by the menacing, mute Cat. He is a danger that stalks through the pages, creating real tension and anxiety for skittish Squirrel and young readers alike. Bird and Squirrel's adventures take them through the forest, over canyons, and even underground where they meet a rambling, prophesying elderly mole but their greatest tests are of courage and friendship. Bird's relentless optimism is tempered by Squirrel's ceaseless worrying; and Squirrel learns to live by facing death head-on. The easy-to-follow panels offer a great introduction for readers interested in trying their first graphic novel, and the warm, engaging art has the same vibrant energy of a beloved Saturday morning cartoon.--Jones, Courtney Copyright 2010 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Cats Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction
Birds Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction
Squirrels Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction
Friendship Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction
Cats Comic books, strips, etc. Fiction
Birds Comic books, strips, etc. Fiction
Squirrels Comic books, strips, etc. Fiction
Friendship Comic books, strips, etc. Fiction
Juvenile Literature
Juvenile Fiction
Electronic books.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :Scholastic Inc.2013
Edition 1st ed.
Other Titles On the run!
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: Kindle Book
Format: OverDrive Read
Requires Amazon Kindle
Description 1 online resource
ISBN 9780545512350
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