Ice Cream Summer

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/26/2015
  • Publisher: Scholastic Press

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From Hans Christian Anderson Award winner and three-time Caldecott Honoree Peter Sis comes a delectable picture book that is as breezy, sweet and irresistible as ice cream in summer.

Dear Grandpa,
Summer is going well.
I am very busy. But don't worry, I am not forgetting about school! I read every day. I practice my math facts. And I am even studying world history!

Peter Sís's delicious tongue-in-cheek vision of summer dishes up the whole scoop on everyone's favorite frozen treat--and proves that ice cream is every bit as enriching for the mind as it is for the taste buds. Readers everywhere will be begging for seconds and thirds!

Author Biography

Peter Sís is a Hans Christian Anderson Award winner, a three-time Caldecott Honoree, a Sibert Award winner, and a MacArthur Fellow. He is the illustrator of Pam Munoz Ryan's THE DREAMER, a Pura Belpre Award winner, a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, and an ALA Notable. Sís's many celebrated picture books, including STARRY MESSENGER: GALILEO GALILEI, TIBET THROUGH THE RED BOX, and THE WALL: GROWING UP BEHIND THE IRON CURTAIN, are treasured by readers all over the world. For his most recent picture book, ICE CREAM SUMMER, Peter sampled countless flavors. His favorite (at the moment) is mango. When he isn’t traveling the globe eating ice cream, gelato, and sorbet, he creates picture books and fine art that can be seen in galleries, museums, and public spaces from New York to Los Angeles, London to Prague, and lots of cities in between. Visit Peter online and learn more about his award-winning books at www.petersis.com.

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