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Wednesday, October 12, 2011

“Waiting On” Wednesday: Marcel the Shell with Shoes On


“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted here, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating. This week's pre-publication “can't-wait-to-read” selection is:

Marcel the Shell with Shoes On: Things about Me by Jenny Slate, Dean Fleischer-Camp

synopsis from GoodReads:
Millions of people have fallen in love with Marcel. Now the tiny shell with shoes and a big heart is transitioning from online sensation to classic picture book character, and readers can learn more about this adorable creature and his wonderfully peculiar world.

From wearing a lentil as a hat to hang-gliding on a Dorito, Marcel is able to find magic in the everyday. He may be small, but he knows he has a lot of good qualities. He may not be able to lift anything by himself, but when he needs help he calls upon his family. He may never be able own a real dog . . .but he has a pretty awesome imagination.

Publishing November 1st 2011 by Penguin Group.

2 comments:

Silsbee said...

:D
Marcel is adorable. And you don't have long to wait for this one!

Giselle said...

I've never heard of this before. I sounds pretty cute though I'll have to check it out on GR!

Giselle
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