Roberto Walks Home (Hardcover)

By Ezra Jack Keats, Janice N. Harrington, Jody Wheeler (Illustrator)

Viking Juvenile, 9780670063161, 40pp.

Publication Date: October 30, 2008



Roberto is thrilled that his older brother Miguel is going to walk him home from school. But when Miguel forgets and shoots hoops with his friends instead, Roberto is mad and has to walk alone. How will Miguel make it up to Roberto?

Inspired by the works of Ezra Jack Keats and featuring Roberto, a classic character from Dreams, Louie, and Pet Show!, this moving story by award-winning author Janice N. Harrington?with gorgeous Keatsian illustrations by Jody Wheeler?is sure to win the hearts of Ezra Jack Keats fans.