Publisher's Weekly (Starred
Review and Book of the Week):
delight, reminding young readers that the greatest
gift is friendship, not things. Both Mutts
fans and newcomers will appreciate McDonnell's
clever wordplay and lovable characters, who
prove that nothing can be everything. "
perfect meditation on gift giving and friendship,
this is a great present for the Type-A hoarder
in your life. It will do double duty as a conversation
starter for older kids at storytime. "
(publication of Doris Day Animal League)
perfect holiday gift!"
Teacher's Pick from Scholastic.com:
language and elegant line drawings quietly
reveal the answer in this slender book, which
proves that a simple box, a kind thought,
and a playful pal are often the greatest
Schulz gone and Watterson retired, Patrick McDonnell
is the heir apparent to the comic strip crown.
Long may he reign."
there's a better gift especially prepared for
this holiday season, we haven't come across
it...this is as close to a perfect gift as
there is. Suitable for anyone of any age and
any persuasion. A true instant classic!"