Vernon Is on His Way (Hardcover)

Small Stories

By Philip C. Stead

Roaring Brook Press, 9781626726550, 64pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 2018

List Price: 19.99*
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Description

"It is a very nice day," said Vernon.
Porcupine agreed. "I do not remember a day as nice as this."
"Except for maybe yesterday," offered Skunk.

Vernon, Skunk, and Porcupine are back The stars of Philip C. Stead's acclaimed Home for Bird have returned in three enchanting new stories, Waiting, Fishing, and Gardening, each brimming with the tenderness and wry humor that made their first appearance such a delight.



About the Author

Philip C. Stead is the author of the 2011 Caldecott Medal book, A Sick Day for Amos McGee, which was illustrated by his wife, Erin E. Stead. He is the creator of such widely acclaimed books as A Home for Bird, Hello, My Name Is Ruby, Sebastian and the Balloon, and Ideas Are All Around among others. Philip lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.