Phoebe and Her Unicorn
Phoebe and Her Unicorn
Goodreads4.1 / 5
The Definitive Guide to

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 Jun 16

What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

“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.

What Kind of Book is Phoebe and Her Unicorn

Themes

Genres

Reviews

    Book Lists That Include This Book

    The Creative Behind the Book

    What Has Dana Simpson Said About This Book

    Nothing yet! You should let Dana Simpson know that you want to hear from them about their book.

    Discover All the Books in the Phoebe and Her Unicorn Series

      Phoebe and Her Unicorn
      Phoebe and Her Unicorn
      See All Books

    Other Books You Might Enjoy If You Liked This Book

      The Storm Dragon
      5.0
      Paula Harrison, Sophy Williams
      Melowy: Time to Fly
      Marabel and the Book of Fate
      Tracy Barrett
      The Chupacabras of the Río Grande
      Adam Gidwitz, David Bowles, Hatem Aly
      Bo and the Dragon-Pup
      Rebecca Elliott
      Bo's Magical New Friend
      Rebecca Elliott
      Storm Dragon
      Paula Harrison, Sophy Williams
      Dragon Bonded
      Kath Boyd Marsh
      The Sky Unicorn
      Paula Harrison, Sophy Williams
      Amelia Fang and the Unicorns of Glitteropolis
      Laura Ellen Anderson

    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781449483487
    Publication Date
    September 20, 2016
    Word Count
    50000
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2013957200
    WorldCat Number (OCLC)
    875248660
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1449483488
    Lexile® Level
    GN390L
    ATOS® Book Level
    3.4
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    1
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    181441
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    MG

    Contribute to this page

    Core Score - 77%

    This page is starting to look fantastic!

    Depth Score - 15%

    Just the barebones.

    Improve this page

    Are you the author or illustrator? Claim your book.

    Top Contributors
    01
    @booklover10134748
    13
    02
    @mamabearian
    8