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Hello Tilly: A Tilly and Friends Book PDF Print E-mail

What You Need to Know:
• Tilly and her friends are whimsical and fun, and they will appeal to young readers.
• The illustrations are soothing, sweet and innocent yet still feel very current.
• There is a good amount of white space and the illustrations are placed perfectly to lead the reader through the story.
• Even the different type sizes help the reader follow along and make them want to join in.
• The story leaves the reader feeling good and wanting to see and hear it again.
Sweet Series Background:
Polly Dunbar’s books are as much fun to look at as they are to read. The fun colors, charming characters and adorable facial expressions will leave readers smiling. Tilly is a happy little girl who lives in a little yellow house with some special friends that include an elephant, a pig and several other animals. They enjoy music and dancing.
Sweet Book Summary:
Hello Tilly is the first in a new series that introduces Tilly and her friends to young readers. Tilly is sitting quietly reading a book when a drum playing bunny invites her to join in. Tilly does and so do some other animal friends. They make some music, enjoy a feast of party foods, a special dance and a ride on an elephant.
Author: Polly Dunbar Illustrator: Polly Dunbar Published: 2008, 32 pages
Themes: Animals, Exquisite Illustrations, Feelings, Friendship, Imagination
If You Liked This Book, Try:
Today I will Fly, Mo Willems
Ella Sarah Gets Dressed, Margaret Chodos-Irvine
Happy Hector, Polly Dunbar

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