Virgil & Owen (Hardcover)

By Paulette Bogan

Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books, 9781619633728, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 27, 2015



Every great friendship started somewhere, but here's a story of how not to make friends...

When Virgil the penguin finds a lost polar bear, Owen, he wants Owen all to himself. He will be the only penguin with a polar bear as a best friend But this Owen plays with everyone else on the iceberg Isn't Owen supposed to be Virgil's friend and Virgil's friend only?
With a gentle twist on this classic childhood dilemma, Paulette Bogan introduces a new charming and lovable duo to readers.

About the Author

PAULETTE BOGAN is the author/illustrator of many beloved books for children, including the Spike books for Putnam, and for Bloomsbury, Goodnight Lulu (a Childrens' Book of the Month Club Main Selection) and Lulu the Big Little Chick (a Children's Choice Book Award), She also illustrated two books by Aaron Reynolds, Chicks and Salsa (A Children's BookSense Pick) and Buffalo Wings. She is a terrific presenter to schools, and the mother of three wonderful daughters. She lives with her family in New York