Hey, Al

byArthur YorinksIllustratorRichard Egielski

Paperback | August 1, 2006

Hey, Al by Arthur Yorinks
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Al, a janitor, and his faithful dog, Eddie, live in a single room on the West Side. They eat together, they work together, they do everything together. So what's the problem?

Thier room is crowded and cramped; their life is an endless struggle. Al and Eddie are practically at eachothers throats when a large and mysterious bird offers them a new life in paradise. After some debate, they decide to accept.

Transported to a gorgeous island in the sky, Al and Eddie are soon living a life of ease and luxury. But they come to find that the grass can be a little too green on the other side. After a dramatic, nearly tragic escape from their paradise prison, both man and dog agree: there really is no place like home.

Hey, Al is the winner of the 1987 Caldecott Medal.

Arthur Yorinks and Richard Egielski have collaborated on several books together. Mr. Yorinks lives in New York City, and Mr. Egielski lives in Milford, New Jersey.
Title:Hey, AlFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:32 pages, 10.09 X 8.86 X 0.13 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 10.09 X 8.86 X 0.13 inPublished:August 1, 2006Publisher:Square FishLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0374429855

ISBN - 13:9780374429850

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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