The Paperboy

The Paperboy

eBook - 2016
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Bestselling author Dav Pilkey's timeless Caldecott Honor book about a boy, his dog, and the solitude they share before the world wakes up, now in a vibrantly remastered jacketed hardcover edition.In the still before dawn, while the rest of the world is sleeping, a boy and his dog leave the comfort of their warm bed to deliver newspapers. As the boy pedals his bike along a route he knows by heart, his dog runs by his side, both enjoying a world that, before sunrise, belongs only to them.Acclaimed author and artist Dav Pilkey celebrates the beauty found in silence and the peace that comes from being with a beloved friend in this newly remastered edition of his timeless, Caldecott Honor-winning picture book.
Publisher: 2016.
ISBN: 9780545356794
Branch Call Number: eBook overdrive
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Overdrive, Inc

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ArapahoeSteffen Nov 22, 2016

You go Dav Pilkey!
From Captain Underpants to a gorgeous picture book with a diverse protagonist.
Until I read this did not realize you had written and illustrated the Halloweener!
Until I read this I had not really thought about how George from Captain Underpants is black and that those books are also diverse!
You go Dav Pilkey!

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skyekilaen
Sep 06, 2016

If you know the name "Dav Pilkey" and think "Captain Underpants," try to push that aside. The Paperboy is a beautifully painted, quiet story about a young African-American boy and his dog going out in the pre-dawn hours to do the boy's paper route. It's almost a set of feelings more than a story, from those quiet magical hours when it seems like you're the only one awake in the whole world. You need to see it!

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