In five brief episodes two hippos confirm their friendship: "The Fibber, " "The Experiment, " "The Picnic, " "The Scary Movie!, " "The Secret Club." "Brightly funny pictures and a well-understated text." -- Publishers Weekly
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(210mm x 203mm x 4mm)
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Author Biography - James Marshall
James Marshall (1942 1992) created dozens of exuberant and captivating books for children, including The Stupids, Miss Nelson Is Missing!, and the ever-popular George and Martha books. Before creating his canon of classic, hilarious children s books, James Marshall played the viola, studied French, and received a master s degree from Trinity College. He also doodled. It was the doodles, and the unforgettable characters that emerged from them, that led him to his life s work as one of the finest creators of children s books of the twentieth century. In 2007, James Marshall was posthumously awarded the Laura Ingalls Wilder medal for his lasting contribution to literature for children."