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Little Robot Alone


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Available: 06/12/18
10.29 x 9.29 · 40 pages
Ages 4-7 years
CDN $25.99 · cl
Hardcover Picture Book

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Patricia MacLachlan and Emily MacLachlan Charest

illustrated by Matt Phelan

In this charming picture book by Newbery winner Patricia MacLachlan, Little Robot is lonely-until he has an inventive and creative solution.

Little Robot's life is peaceful-yet maybe it's a little too peaceful. But wait! He has an idea. With a little hard work, perseverance, and resourceful thinking, can Little Robot build his way to the perfect cure for loneliness?

Patricia MacLachlan is the author of numerous books for children, including the beloved Newbery Medal-winner Sarah, Plain and Tall . She frequently co-writes picture books with Emily MacLachlan Charest, and she lives in Massachusetts. Emily MacLachlan Charesthas co-written several picture books with Patricia MacLachlan. She lives with her family in Massachusetts. Matt Phelan's many books include the popular picture book Very Hairy Bear by Alice Schertle and the innovative graphic novel The Storm in the Barn, winner of the Scott O'Dell Award. He lives in Philadelphia. Visit him online at mattphelan.com.