Reviews

Starred ReviewSTARRED REVIEW “Charmingly varied illustrations with soft, cheery colors and speckled textures display a gamut of emotions from abject loneliness to blissful companionship. A delightful tale that invites interpretation and almost demands giggles at the antics of the expressive chick and puppy.”

–Kirkus Reviews

Starred ReviewSTARRED REVIEW “The collage artwork, rich with springtime hues and eye-pleasing textures, vividly depicts the action, and dynamic lines and expressive details create strong characterizations for the protagonists. Kids will enjoy poring over the pictures for visual clues, interpreting the events, and imagining future adventures for this appealing duo.”

–School Library Journal

“Children will delight in the whimsical pictures of the resilient and clever chick, discouraged by no obstacle. Yelchin’s quirky illustrations in pastel colors and graphite are delightful. His characters’ expressive faces and bodies create a story which needs no words to convey their lively friendship.”

—Booklist