The Journey of Oliver K. Woodman (Hardcover)

By Darcy Pattison, Joe Cepeda (Illustrator)

Harcourt Brace and Company, 9780152023294, 56pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2003



Have you seen Oliver K. Woodman? You'd know if you had--he's made of wood. And he's on a spectacular cross-country journey. Folks of all sorts guide Oliver along the way and report back in letters and postcards to his friend Uncle Ray. After all, there's a lot of road--and adventure --between South Carolina and California.
Oliver's been spotted truckin' in Texas, riding in a Utah parade, and scaring off bears in the California redwoods. Where will he show up next? Read the letters. Follow the map. And buckle up for a road trip you'll never forget

About the Author

DARCY PATTISON, the author of picture books and novels for young readers, teaches writing at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and reviews children's books for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. She lives in North Little Rock, Arkansas. JOE CEPEDA is the award-winning illustrator of many popular books for children. He lives in Whittier, California.

Praise For The Journey of Oliver K. Woodman

"''s plain that Oliver has a great personality and should be making a return trip."