Lizzy and Skunk

Author/Illustrator: Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc.
Publication Date: 2000
Genre: Picture Book - fiction
Audience: Gr. Pre-K-3

Overview: While everyone has experienced fear, it is often the assurance of a truest friend that gets us through. Skunk is Lizzy’s puppet. Through beautiful watercolor illustrations, readers cheer Lizzy on, stopping suddenly when Skunk gets lost. How will Lizzy go on without him? You’ll have to read to find out!

Activity: Who or what has helped you overcome your fears? Use this endearing story to spark a tale about your own favorite toy.

Reviewer’s Name: Deb Marciano