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By David Ezra Stein; David Ezra Stein (Illustrator)

G. P. Putnam's Sons, Hardcover, 9780399250514, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 17, 2009

The delightful tale of a curious baby kangaroo, from the creator of "Leaves"

When you?re new to the world, every hop brings another surprise Joey wants to go exploring, but everything he discovers is almost too exciting. Bees, rabbits, birds . . . other creatures can be scary But Mama is never far away, and who knows?Joey might even make a friend.

David Ezra Stein's gentle story will amuse and comfort readers.

About the Author
David Ezra Stein received the Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award for "Leaves," which was also a "Publishers Weekly" Best Book of the Year, a "Kirkus Reviews" Editor's Choice and a "School Library Journal" Best Book. He lives in Kew Gardens, New York.