Raincoast Books

What Will You Read Next?

Tony

9781626723085

Roaring Brook Press
Available: 02/07/17
9.21 x 7.43 · 32 pages
Ages 3-6 years
9781626723085
CDN $23.99 · cl
With dust jacket

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Ed Galing

illustrated by Erin E. Stead

Tony was all white,
large, sturdy,
with wide gentle eyes
and a ton of love . . .
Follow this touching tale of a boy and his friendship with a horse, by the late poet Ed Galing and illustrated with remarkable tenderness by Caldecott-winning artist Erin Stead.
A Neal Porter Book
A New York City Public Library Notable Best Book for Kids

The lateEd Galing was born in 1917, spent his early years in the Lower East Side of New York City, and is a widely published poet. Erin E. Stead has illustrated several children's books with her husband, Philip C. Stead. Their first picture book, A Sick Day for Amos McGee, won the Caldecott Medal. She has also illustrated And Then It's Spring (written by Julie Fogliano) and contributed to Eric Carle's What's Your Favorite Animal ? The Steads divide their time between Ann Arbor, Michigan, and New York City.