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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 is the award-winning author of the Iris and Walter series. She lives in San Francisco, California.

CHRISTINE DAVENIER is the acclaimed illustrator of the Iris and Walter books, and she received a "New York Times Book Review" Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year Award for "The First Thing My Mama Told Me" by Susan Marie Swanson. She lives in Paris.

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