Phoebe and Her Unicorn
Phoebe and Her Unicorn
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Phoebe and Her Unicorn

Written by Dana Simpson
Book #1 in the Phoebe and Her Unicorn Series
Published by Andrews McMeel Publishing
Prices as of Sep 28

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“Phoebe is a remarkably real little girl, as bright and imaginative as Bill Watterson’s Calvin, as touchingly vulnerable as Charles Schulz’s Charlie Brown. And if these strike you as big names to conjure with, I’ll go further and state for the record that in my opinion Heavenly Nostrils is nothing less than the best comic strip to come along since Calvin and Hobbes. Simpson is that good, and that original.” –Peter S. Beagle, author of The Last Unicorn, from the Introduction A boy and his dog . . . a girl and her . . . unicorn? It all started when Phoebe skipped a rock across a pond and accidentally hit a unicorn in the face. Improbably, this led to Phoebe being granted one wish, and she used it to make the unicorn, Marigold Heavenly Nostrils, her obligational best friend. But can a vain mythical beast and a nine-year-old daydreamer really forge a connection? Indeed they can, and that’s how Phoebe and Her Unicorn unfolds. This beautifully drawn strip follows the unlikely friendship between a somewhat awkward girl and the unicorn who gradually shows her just how special she really is. Through hilarious adventures where Phoebe gets to bask in Marigold’s “awesomeness,” the friends also come to acknowledge that they had been lonely before they met and truly appreciate the bond they now share.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781449483487
    Publication Date
    September 20, 2016
    Page Count
    224
    Words Per Page
    223
    Audience
    Juvenile Reader
    Reading Age
    7 - 11 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2013957200
    WorldCat Number (OCLC)
    875248660
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1449483488
    Lexile® Level
    GN390L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~K
    ATOS® Book Level
    3.4
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    1
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    181441
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    MG
    11

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