Ollie & Moon

Ollie & Moon Cover

Ollie & Moon

Aloha!

By Diane Kredensor

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780307979506, 48pp.

Publication Date: June 25, 2013

Description
Set in Hawaii, this Step 3 Comic Reader featuring two feline pals on the go has an easy-to-follow plot about trying new things, and what it means to be a best friend. Diane Kredensor's energetic illustrations sit atop full-color photos, reminiscent of Mo Willem's "Knuffle Bunny" books.
Step into Reading Comic Readers feature dialogue in word balloons. Graphic, paneled layouts introduce emergent readers to the joy of comics.


About the Author
Diane Kredensor is an Emmy Award-winning artist, director, and producer for her work on animated TV shows such as "Pinky and the Brain", "Clifford the Big Red Dog", and "WordWorld". She runs Tricycle Films, where she has created, developed, and contributed to programs for Nickelodeon, Warner Bros., the Disney Channel, PBS, MTV, and the Sesame Workshop. Diane happily lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her partner, their son, and two stinky cats. Visit her at DianeKredensor.com.


Praise For Ollie & Moon

Kirkus Reviews, April 1, 2013:
"This engaging beginning reader uses comic-book conventions and a Hawaiian setting to invite emergent readers into the story of odd-couple friends Ollie and Moon...The merits of this title will have new readers saying mahalo for a joyful, exuberant friendship story."