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Hey, Boy

Written by Benjamin Strouse & illustrated by Jennifer Phelan
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May 2, 2017
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In the classic style of The Giving Tree comes a touching debut picture book about the unfaltering love between a boy and his pet.

One day a boy finds a dog. He takes him home, already dreaming of the adventures they will have and the games they will play.

But when the boy gets hurt, he and his new best friend are separated. Will the boy be able to grow up quickly enough to get his furry companion back, or will life keep getting in the way?

With dreamily spare text and sweeping yet simple illustrations, Hey, Boy is a reminder that true friends always find their way home to each other.

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Who Wrote Hey, Boy

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Benjamin Strouse

Benjamin Strouse, who grew up in New York City, found his first dog, Ralph, in Anchorage, Alaska. Benjamin has worked as a lawyer, producer, and musical theater composer, and lives in Maplewood, New Jersey, where he takes his current dog, Phil, his wife, and twin boys on as many adventures as possible. For more about Ben visit BenjaminStrouse.com.

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Who Illustrated Hey, Boy

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Jennifer Phelan

Jennifer Phelan is an acclaimed illustrator with published works in American Illustration and 3x3. Her first children’s book, Hey, Boy, published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, was a New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Book of 2017. She lives in Toronto.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781481471015
Publication Date:
May 2, 2017
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2016022296
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1481471015
Lexile® Level:
AD490L

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