The morning begins like any other. Albert reaches out the window to check the weather. But from the moment a twig lands in the palm of his hand, life is never the same.
About the Author
Donna Jo Napoli is a distinguished academic in the field of linguistics and teaches at Swarthmore College. She is also the author of more than eighty books for young readers.
"A good read-aloud book for the whole family . . . Delightful."--Houston Chronicle
"An admirable debut."--School Library Journal (starred review)
"A beguiling tale . . . A magical marriage of art and text."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)