A beautifully illustrated picture book about friendship, starring the BFF cat-and-mouse duo Oliver and Philbert, from award-winning author-illustrator Mika Song The two friends are going on a picnic—but not everything goes as planned. First their cart breaks, and Philbert must find a solution: a bagel wheel! Then Philbert goes sailing and Oliver has to save him from a storm using some equally clever thinking. When trouble is near, Oliver and Philbert help each other. Because that’s what best friends do! This picture book adventure is perfect for reading with friends and family, or bringing to the park.
Mika Song is a children’s writer/illustrator who makes stories about sweetly funny outsiders. She grew up in Manila, Philippines and Honolulu, Hawaii before moving to New York to study at Pratt Institute. She was an animator before getting into children’s books.
In 2015, she received the Portfolio Award at the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Winter Conference in NYC.