Publish date: 2015-09-01
Publisher: First Second
Pages no: 144
Edition language: English
I loved the bright colorful pages that adored this novel and that’s why I originally picked up this children’s graphic novel. I found inside its cover a wonderful story about a young girl who befriends a robot who got bumped off a truck and ends up floating down a small river. While the rest of the ...
I recently cataloged this for the library where I work. I thought it looked cute, so I checked it out.The story's pretty short: a little girl (we're never told her name) skips school and goes off to play on her own. A few hours earlier, a box fell out of a truck and landed in a river. The girl finds...
This is the most adorable and heartwarming story about a girl and her robot. It’s largely wordless, with lovely art. I loved the fact that Hatke manages to telegraph details of class and race very clearly, and at the same time the story focuses on the relationship between the girl and the little rob...
All the stars to this. It was so cute, so very, very cute. I'm looking into buying it right now.
Ben Hatke’s beguiling illustrations are back, this time telling the story of a lonely little girl who finds a robot. This little girl is really kind of a badass. She crawls out the back window of her trailer park home and goes to play in the woods and the junkyard. She finds a tool belt, straps it o...