Joseph's Big Ride

Terry Farish (Author) Ken Daley (Illustrator)

Product Details

$9.95  $9.15
Annick Press
Publish Date
September 12, 2017
8.9 X 0.2 X 8.8 inches | 0.3 pounds
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About the Author

Terry Farish is a writing teacher and author with a passion for telling the stories of people from many cultures. Her novel The Good Braider was named a YALSA Best Book of the Year and selected as an American Library Association Outstanding Book for the College Bound and Lifelong Learner. Her second novel, Either the Beginning or the End of the World, will be published in 2015. Her previous picture book, The Cat Who Liked Potato Soup, won a BCCB Blue Ribbon award. She lives in Kittery, ME.

Ken Daley was born in Ontario to parents who emigrated from the Dominican Republic. He draws inspiration for his painting in his African-Caribbean roots. His artwork has been exhibited throughout North America and featured in many print publications. He lives in Macomb, IL.


"A joyful, upbeat tale that takes a positive perspective on an immigrant child's first encounters." --Kirkus Reviews, 02/13/16
"An ideal addition to most collections, especially those that want to highlight topics of friendship, inclusion, and an immigrant perspective." --School Library Journal, 05/16
"... an inviting reading experience ..." --The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 05/16
"This story offers an opportunity to begin a conversation about the differences between those who have and those who have not." --CM Reviews, 10/21/16
"Vibrantly colorful paintings bring a warm and humorous portrait of friendship and diversity to life." --I'm Your Neighbor Books, 05/11/16