Arlo Draws An Octopus

byLori MortensenIllustratorRob Sayegh Jr.

May 4, 2021|
Arlo Draws An Octopus by Lori Mortensen
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An empowering picture book about creativity, making mistakes, and changing your perspective

When Arlo decides to draw an octopus, he can’t help but think that maybe he’s just not an octopus drawer. His drawing has a head that looks like a hill and eight squiggly arms that look like roads. It’s an octopus disaster-piece! But just as Arlo vows to never draw an octopus again, he makes a discovery that changes his perspective about his drawing . . . and much more.
This endearing and relatable story gives readers of all ages a gentle reminder that we’re better than we may think. Sometimes all it takes is a second look.

Lori Mortensen drew a lot of pictures when she was little, including a few crumpled “disaster-pieces”! Today, she is the author of many popular children’s books, including Cowpoke Clyde and Dirty Dawg illustrated by Michael Allen Austin and If Wendell Had a Walrus illustrated by Matt Phelan. She lives in Northern California with her fa...
Title:Arlo Draws An Octopus
Product dimensions:40 pages, 9.5 X 9.5 X 0.65 in
Shipping dimensions:40 pages, 9.5 X 9.5 X 0.65 in
Published:May 4, 2021
Publisher:Abrams Books for Young Readers
Appropriate for ages:6 - 8
ISBN - 13:9781419742019

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