Meet Toot and Puddle--two small, endearing pigs who are friends and as different as different can be. While Toot likes to travel to places unknown, Puddle prefers to stay home and revel in the joys of everyday life. Whimsical postcards capture the excitement of Toot's travels, while scenes of Puddle celebrate mundane moments spent in familiar confines. Full color.
Loving piggy pals Toot and Puddle are back--well, actually, Toot isn't back yet. As in Holly Hobbie's earlier Toot and Puddle, Toot has the travel bug while Puddle contentedly tends the home fires. In his postcard from Scotland, Toot promises to be home for Christmas. But ice storms and delayed flights threaten to spoil the holiday plans... until an unexpected fellow traveler saves the day. Hobbie's marvelous illustrations are filled with telling details and subtle wit: Toot caroling his heart out in an Edinburgh blizzard with a few sheep buddies; Puddle curled up in an armchair with crayons
The Barnes & Noble ReviewThe two little stars of Toot & Puddle and A Present for Toot are feeling wanderlust and traveling the globe in a sweet, high-spirited picture book by acclaimed author Holly Hobbie.Puddle wakes up one morning to find that Toot has gone for a walk, but when he doesn't return by that evening, his piglet friend begins to get worried. Venturing into the woods to no avail, Puddle goes looking for him and discovers that footprints are leading through the trees and to the train tracks. On a hunch, Puddle decides to take the train to the city and a shuttle to the airpor
Celebrate the last book in the beloved series with a Christmas story about the gift of friendship and free limited edition Christmas ornaments. With a nod to previous books in the Toot & Puddle series, Holly Hobbie, shows readers that the best kind of present for the best kind of friend is one that shows just how much you care.
DESCRIPTION: When Toot goes off to Borneo, cousin Opal comes to visit Woodcock Pocket to keep Puddle company. But just before returning home, Toot gets stung by a bee and comes down with a case of the Violet Virus! With determination and persistence, Opal discovers the only cure for Toot's ailment: tea made from the purple Slimecap Stinkhorn. Will Opal and Puddle be able to help Toot return to his piggy pink color? Of course! Read Toot's postcards from Borneo, and see how Opal and Puddle save the day in this the latest book in Holly Hobbie's New York Times bestselling Toot & Puddle serie