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.


Silsbee said...

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!

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