Iris and Walter and Cousin Howie

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Iris and Walter and Cousin Howie

By Elissa Haden Guest; Christine Davenier (Illustrator)

Harcourt Paperbacks, Paperback, 9780152056568, 44pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2006

Walter is so excited that his favorite cousin, Howie, is coming to visit. He is sure that Iris will like Howie as much as he does. But nine-year-old Howie has big plans . . . and "none "of them include Iris.

About the Author
Elissa Haden Guest has written ten books about Iris and Walter. She lives in San Francisco, California. Visit her website at

Christine Davenier lives in Paris. She has also illustrated the Very Fairy Princess books by actress Julie Andrews and her daughter Emma Walton Hamilton.

Praise For Iris and Walter and Cousin Howie

Praise for books in the Iris and Walter series:
Splendid . . . Readers will delight in the youngsters' friendship, and bask in the reassuring love and support they receive from their families."--School Library Journal (starred review)
"Iris and Walter will join Frog and Toad and Henry and Mudge in a prominent place on the easy-reading shelves."--The Bulletin