Illustrated in full color. He is a blue-bellied toad hopping aimlessly through life.She is a sad peach yearning for escape and adventure.Then one remarkable day, Peach and Blue explore the pond that Blue calls home and awaken each other to a world neither has ever really seen before.Lush illustrations by the award-winning illustrating team of "The Salamander Room" and "The Frog Prince, Continued" perfectly complement this unique and graceful story.
"From the Hardcover edition.
About the Author
Sarah S. Kilborne is a writer, historian, musician, and editor. She holds a degree in philosophy from Yale University and has been a research fellow at the Five College Women's Studies Research Center at Mount Holyoke College. She is the author of two acclaimed books for children, "Peach & Blue" and "Leaving Vietnam: The True Story of Tuan Ngo". She lives along the Hudson River in upstate New York.
Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher are an illustration team with more than forty picture books in print. Their work has garnered rave reviews and won awards. Their books include My Many Colored Days, Bebop Express, I Walk at Night, New York's Bravest, The Velveteen Rabbit, and The Salamander Room. They were also concept artists for Pixar's Toy Story and A Bug's Life. They live in California with their son.
"The generosity and mutual respect of these two characters serve as a wise reminder of what makes friendship prosper."--Booklist.