June and August

June and August Cover

June and August

By Vivian Walsh; Adam McCauley (Illustrator)

ABRAMS, Hardcover, 9780810984103, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009

This imaginative story explores the concept that the greatest friendships can come to be if you are willing to overlook differences.
Vivian Walsh is the co-creator of several bestselling books for children. In June and August she once again makes a misunderstanding the humorous but pivotal moment that brings together two very unlikely friends. One night in the jungle, June is thrilled to see a shooting star, while August loves looking at the moon. Although they can t see each other in the dark, the two promise to meet again the next day. But when morning dawns, they face a dilemma. How are June and August going to recognize each other?
F&P level: K
F&Pgenre: F.

About the Author
Vivian Walsh lives with her three children in San Francisco, California. She is the co-creator of several bestselling books, including "Olive, the Other Reindeer." Visit her Web site at www.vivianwalsh.com. Adam McCauley also lives in San Francisco. He has illustrated a number of books for children, including the "Time Warp Trio" series, by Jon Scieszka, and "The Monsterologist," by Bobbi Katz. Visit his Web site at www.adammccauley.com.