When a little boy bursts into their world, three unusual creatures find answers to their questions in this whimsical story from a stellar pair.The Lostlet twirls a golden leaf and asks, Where am I? What do I hope for? The Strangelet holds a smooth white pebble and wonders, What am I? What do I dream of? The Oddlet listens to a seashell and muses, Who am I? What do I wish for? Lost in their own worlds, the creatures are powerless to fi nd answers, until a small boy appears who seems stranger, odder, and even more lost than they. As the three creatures comfort the child, they discover their hearts’ desires — while their new friend finds surprising ways to make all their dreams and wishes come true.
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|Last Update||2017-12-04 04:58:54AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-06-19 04:57:26AM|
|collection_arlington||Kids Picture Books|
|detailed_location_arlington||Central Kids Picture Books|
|display_description||Lost in their own worlds, three unusual creatures are powerless to find answers, until a small boy appears, who seems stranger, odder, and even more lost than they. As the three creatures comfort the child, they discover their hearts' desires, while their new friend finds surprising ways to make all their dreams and wishes come true.|
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|owning_library_arlington||Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover|
|record_details||ils:.b13134668|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Candlewick Press,|c2009.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.|
|subject_facet||Animals -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Picture books, Stories in rhyme|
|title_full||Oddly / Joyce Dunbar ; illustrated by Patrick Benson|