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Bella & Bean

Rebecca Kai Dotlich, Aileen Leijten (Illustrator)


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Bella wants to write poems.

Bean wants to go for a walk.

Bella wants to write poems.

Bean wants Bella to look at her cute toes.

Could these two best friends be more different? But as Bean's attempt to coax Bella away from her notepad become ever more over the top, Bella finds her poetry taking unexpected twists.

You might be a Bella or you could be a Bean - either way, this sweet, clever tale will remind you there is perfect poetry to mismatched friends.

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9780689856167, 40pp.

Publication Date: February 10, 2009

About the Author

Rebecca Kai Dotlich is an author and poet of children’s books and a recipient of the Gold Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Award. Her books include What Can A Crane Pick Up?, What is Science?, and Bella and Bean.