Helen Keller's Best Friend Belle

Helen Keller's Best Friend Belle Cover

Helen Keller's Best Friend Belle

By Holly M. Barry; Jennifer Thermes (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, Hardcover, 9780807531983, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2013

Many know the story of Helen Keller's journey to learn to communicate without the ability to see or hear. In this new picture book biography of Keller's early life, readers are introduced to her beloved dog, Belle, who is with Helen every step of the way! Full color.

About the Author
Holly M. Barry is a graduate of Wheaton College and has published numerous articles, crafts, and recipes in a variety of award-winning children's magazines. Her first children's book, The Witch and the Long Leather Bag, is a retold Irish fairy tale published in 2000. Holly currently resides in Barrington, Rhode Island.

Jennifer Thermes is the author and illustrator of "When I Was Built"" "and" Sam Bennett's New Shoes", which was a Bank Street College Best Children's Book. Her books as illustrator include the middle-grade novel "Maggie & Oliver "and "The Iciest, Diciest, Scariest Sled Ride Ever! "Jennifer also creates illustrated maps for magazine and book publishing clients.