Dodsworth in Tokyo

Dodsworth in Tokyo Cover

Dodsworth in Tokyo

By Tim Egan; Tim Egan (Illustrator)

Houghton Mifflin, Hardcover, 9780547877457, 48pp.

Publication Date: April 16, 2013

Description
With trips to New York, Paris, London, and Rome under their belts, Dodsworth and the duck head for Japan: The plane glided over Mount Fuji. Tokyo sparkled in the distance. Dodsworth was a little nervous. Dodsworth has good reason to be nervous the duck bumps into a rickshaw, falls into a koi pond (he can t swim), and knocks over a tray of wagashi Readers will love the slapstick humor and the odd-couple friendship between Dodsworth and the duck. Four engaging chapters of short sentences, clean design, and gem-like little paintings of the Land of the Rising Sun make it easy for early readers to enjoy the journey.


About the Author
Tim Egan is the author and illustrator of several offbeat and humorous tales for children.Born in New Jersey, Tim moved to California to attend the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. He still lives in southern California with his wife, Ann, and their two sons. To learn more about Tim Egan, visit his Web site at www.timegan.com.

Tim Egan is the author and illustrator of several offbeat and humorous tales for children.Born in New Jersey, Tim moved to California to attend the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. He still lives in southern California with his wife, Ann, and their two sons. To learn more about Tim Egan, visit his Web site at www.timegan.com.