Synopses & Reviews
It's Toot's birthday, and Puddle wants to get him the best present ever! He goes to the Blue Ox Bookstore, but he can't find the right book. He visits a hardware store, a sports shop, an appliance store - but nothing is quite
special enough for his best friend. Puddle wonders if he will ever find the perfect gift in time for the party, but just as he is about to give up, Toot's present finds him
With a delightful mix of humor, warmth, and a classic style all her own, Holly Hobbie captures all the magic, fun, and joy that surrounds birthdays and celebrations. Best of all, this deluxe paperback edition comes with a greeting card that kids can punch-out, personalize, and send off to someone special.
Exquisite watercolors enhance this charming tale of two friends who are different in many ways yet alike in their devotion to each other.
It's Toot's birthday, and Puddle is determined to find his friend the best present ever. While Puddle searches everywhere, Toot stays home and looks forward to the celebration. Then, just when Puddle is ready to give up, in a surprise twist the best present finds him. Exquisite watercolors enhance this charming tale of two friends who are different in many ways yet alike in their devotion to each other.
About the Author
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 and Puddle
, an illustrated memoir entitled The Art of Holly Hobbie,
and most recently, Fanny
. Holly lives with her husband in Conway, Massachusetts