Morning and evening, rain and shine, winter and summer, Sophie and her doll Rosie are always together–when the seam on Rosie’a arm is torn, Sophie nurses her back to health, and when Sophie gets chocolate on Rose, the sweet smell becomes a part of Rose–in a story about a child’s bond with her doll.
Kathryn Lasky is the Newbery Honor-winning author of over 100 books for children and young adults. Her beloved Guardians of Ga’Hoole fantasy series has more than seven million copies in print, and she is the author of the Daughters of the Sea series and the Wolves of the Beyond series, as well as <i>A Time for Courage</i> and other Dear America titles. Kathryn has also written a number of critically acclaimed historical fiction titles, such as <i>Beyond the Burning Time</i> and <i>True North</i>. She lives with her husband in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Wendy Anderson Halperin is an acclaimed artist who has illustrated dozens of books for children, including <i>Let’s Go Home</i> by Cynthia Rylant, <i>Soft House</i> by Jane Yolen, and <i>Turn, Turn, Turn!</i> by Peter Seeger. She lives in South Haven, Michigan.