Hello, My Name Is Ruby: A Picture Book

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Product Details
Price
$18.99  $17.66
Publisher
Roaring Brook Press
Publish Date
Pages
36
Dimensions
8.86 X 10.25 X 0.41 inches | 0.77 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781596438095

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About the Author
Philip C. Stead is the author of the 2011 Caldecott Medal book, A Sick Day for Amos McGee. His most recent book, A Home for Bird, received four starred reviews and was called a deeply satisfying story by Kirkus. Philip lives with his wife, illustrator Erin E. Stead, in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Reviews

"*Stead's flora-filled settings and free-spirited style will feel happily familiar to readers of A Home for Bird (2012); the fresh storyline follows the range of reactions to an extroverted personality. . . A final encounter helps the heroine and readers comprehend and value the concepts of name and identity--and the blessings that reaching out to a diverse community bestows." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"Ruby exemplifies the willingness to see the good in everyone, and Stead's artwork echoes her joyousness." --Publishers Weekly, starred review

"This deceptively simple tale eloquently explores the universal theme of making friends. . . This irresistible read-aloud, with its recognizable and much-loved theme, will resonate with children." --School Library Journal