George And His Shadow by Davide CaliGeorge And His Shadow by Davide Cali

George And His Shadow

byDavide CaliIllustratorSerge Bloch

Hardcover | October 3, 2017

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One morning, when George walks into his kitchen, he finds someone sitting at his table. “Who are you?” he asks. “I’m your shadow,” answers the shadow. The shadow follows George—for a walk on the street, fishing on the pier at Coney Island, and everywhere else George goes.

Who is this shadow? Is he an annoying pest? Is he a friend? Or is he both?

From the award-winning pair behind I Can’t Wait and The Enemy comes a sweet, silly, and often poignant look at how unexpected friendship can be. With mod, quirky art full of personality from Serge Bloch (Butterflies in My Stomach and The Big Adventure of a Little Line) and a disarming text from Davide Cali (I Didn’t Do My Homework Because . . .), George and His Shadow is charming! Perfect for fans of Leo: A Ghost Story and Imaginary Fred.

Davide Calì is an internationally published award-winning author. His bestselling books with Benjamin Chaud include I Didn’t Do My Homework Because…and two others. His forthcoming book is entitled When an Elephant Falls in Love. Davide’s other books for children include Piano Piano, winner of the 2006 Bologna Ragazzi Special Award and ...
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Title:George And His ShadowFormat:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 11.5 × 8.25 × 0.25 inPublished:October 3, 2017Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062568302

ISBN - 13:9780062568304

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“Reminiscent of the style and humor of Jon Agee’s books, this import from Italy (clearly set in New York City) is sophisticated in style yet deals with concepts (shadows and companionship) easily understood by young children...[C]ompare and contrast with Mac Barnett’s The Skunk (2015).”