My Friend is Sad (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
My Friend is Sad (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
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My Friend is Sad (An Elephant and Piggie Book)

Written and illustrated by Mo Willems
Published by Hyperion Books for Children

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When Gerald the Elephant is sad, Piggie is determined to cheer him up, but he soon finds after many tries that it only takes the simplest thing to change Gerald’s mood. 75,000 first printing. $150,000 ad/promo.

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Book Details

Publication Date
March 13, 2007
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Reading Age
3 - 5 years

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