Ollie and Claire (Hardcover)

By Tiffany Strelitz Haber, Tiffany Strelitz Haber, Matthew Cordell (Illustrator)

Philomel Books, 9780399256035, 40pp.

Publication Date: April 18, 2013

List Price: 16.99*
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Ollie and Claire are as tight as two friends can be. Every day they picnic together, every day they do yoga together, and every evening they eat dinner together. But when Claire longs to break free from this routine and dreams of traveling the world, sheworries that Ollie would never join her. So she takes matters into her own hands and finds a mysterious travel partner when she sees a sign posted on a tree. Who could it be? And how can she ever tell Ollie?

With a fun twist leading to a surprise ending, "Ollie and Claire" is a sweet and fun tribute to dynamic duos everywhere, who might feeltheneed to mix things up every once in a while.

About the Author

Tiffany Strelitz Haber (www.itsrhymetime.com) was born in New Jersey, raised in New York City, has traveled extensively, and lives for adventures. She currently lives with her family in central New Jersey. Matthew Cordell (www.matthewcordell.com) was born in Greenville, South Carolina, into a family of auto mechanics and car enthusiasts, so naturally, he became an artist. He now lives in the Chicago area with his wife, author Julie Halpern, and their daughter."