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Alfie: (the Turtle That Disappeared) (Hardcover)

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    Nia loves Alfie, her pet turtle. But he's not very soft, he doesn't do tricks, and he's pretty quiet. Sometimes she forgets he's even there That is until the night before Nia's seventh birthday, when nAlfie disappears Then, in an innovative switch in point of view, we hear Alfie's side of the story. He didn't leave Nia--he's actually searching for the perfect birthday present for his dear friend. Can he find a gift and make it back in time for the big birthday party?

    From the author-illustrator of Fraidyzoo and The Bear Report comes a warm and funny ode to friendship--even when the friends see the relationship, and the world, very differently.

    About the Author

    Thyra Heder is the author of Fraidyzoo and The Bear Report. She is also an illustrator and storyboard artist for film and advertising. She lives in Brooklyn.
    Product Details
    ISBN: 9781419725296
    ISBN-10: 1419725297
    Publisher: Abrams Books for Young Readers
    Publication Date: October 3rd, 2017
    Pages: 48
    Language: English