Gemma & Gus (board book) (Gossie & Friends) (Board book)

By Olivier Dunrea

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780544656475, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2016

List Price: 6.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Meet Gemma and Gus, a sister and brother team from Olivier Dunrea's world of Gossie & Friends! Gemma is the big sister. Gus is the little brother. Gus is always following Gemma around, but one day Gus sets out on his own. Now just who is following whom?    
     In this sturdy board book, Olivier Dunrea explores a close, patient, sometimes competitive but always relatable sibling relationship, with the perfectly pitched storytelling and endearing illustration style that Gossie & Friends fans have come to cherish.


About the Author

Olivier Dunrea is the creator of beautiful and well-loved children’s books. A painter and a sculptor, his work centers around farms, animals, architecture, and folklore. He lives in the tiny village of Narrowsburg, New York, in the Catskill Mountains. www.olivierdunrea.com



Praise For Gemma & Gus (board book) (Gossie & Friends)

"Like the other small gems in the endearing Gossie & Friends series, this picture book offers a satisfying combination of beauty, clarity, and simplicity."
—Booklist Online

"A just plain ducky addition to this excellent picture-book series."
—Kirkus

"Dunrea's gently amusing, pleasingly repetitive stories and thoroughly beguiling illustrations continue to capture preschooler life in all its variety."
—Horn Book Magazine