Synopses & Reviews
andlt;Bandgt;Hugo Hippo and Bella Bird are best buddiesand#8212;but that doesnand#8217;t mean they have to be exactly the same. Does it?andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Hugo is feeling pretty unique. Bella wants to be unique, tooand#8212;she wants to be unique andlt;I andgt;exactlyandlt;/Iandgt; like Hugo! Hmmm. Maybe Bella doesnand#8217;t quite get and#8220;unique.and#8221; And how can Hugo be unique if Bella is copying everything he does?andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Hugo and Bella find themselves in friendly face-off in this cheerful follow-up to andlt;I andgt;I Donand#8217;t Want to Be a Peaandlt;/Iandgt;, which andlt;I andgt;Kirkus Reviews andlt;/Iandgt;called a and#8220;charming story of compromise.and#8221; And whether youand#8217;ve been the copycat or the copycatted, youand#8217;ll identify with the simpatico pairand#8217;s search for distinction.
About the Author
andlt;bandgt;Ann Bonwillandlt;/bandgt; grew up in Maryland, surrounded by books. She started writing stories as soon as she could hold a crayon. The author of andlt;i andgt;I Donand#8217;t Want to Be a Peaandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;i andgt;I Am Not a Copycat!andlt;/iandgt;, Ann has lived in many places, from Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Frankfurt, Germany. She now lives in Virginia with her husband, young son, and a crazy Welsh corgi dog named Arthur.Simon Rickerty wrote and illustrated andlt;i andgt;Crayon andlt;/iandgt;and andlt;iandgt;The Peanutandlt;/iandgt;, and he also illustrated andlt;iandgt;I Donand#8217;t Want to Be a Pea andlt;/iandgt;and andlt;iandgt;I Am Not a Copycat! andlt;/iandgt;He has a degree in art and design from the London College of Communication and earned a Masters Degree in illustration at the Royal College of Art. He lives in rural Bedfordshire, UK.