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A Pet for Fly Guy

By Tedd Arnold   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545316156 Hardcover
32 Pages | 9.42" x 10.29" | Ages 4 to 8

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545694513 Ebook
32 Pages | Ages 4 to 8

What is the right pet for Fly Guy? Find out in the first-ever Fly Guy Picture Book!

In the first zany, hilarious Fly Guy picture book, Buzz tries to help Fly Guy find the right pet. It seems that everyone else at the park has a pet, so Fly Guy wants one, too. A dog licked Fly Guy. A frog chased Fly Guy. A cricket was too jumpy. Who will be the best pet for Fly Guy?

Kids will love Fly Guy and Buzz's wacky search for the right pet. Tedd Arnold's signature illustration style and fun story will appeal to fans of the New York Times bestselling Fly Guy reader series as well as young readers discovering Fly Guy for the first time.

Raves & reviews:

Praise for A Pet for Fly Guy:

* "This picture-book adventure packs in the humor while honoring the importance of giving friends room to try out new ideas and trusting that the friendship is strong enough to handle the prospect of change." Shelf-Awareness.com, starred review

" The high-spirited friendship between these ever-quirky buddies translates well into the picture-book format, which gives Arnold's digital cartoons even more room to fly." Publishers Weekly

"This humorous selection is fun to read aloud but is also well designed for new readers. The simple text is well placed on each page, including occasional thought and speech bubbles that are easy to follow. Children who have enjoyed other books about Buzz and Fly Guy will love this one, too." School Library Journal

"A boy and his pet fly, Fly Guy, learn that being a friend has lots of similarities to being a pet....Readers will agree that being a pet isn't a bad life, as long as you have a good pet keeper." Kirkus