Can I Tell You a Secret?
By Anna Kang
Illustrated by Chris Weyant
A charming tale about being brave and sharing your worries, from the author and illustrator of You Are (Not) Small and That's (Not) Mine!
Pssst! Monty the frog has a secret. Promise not to tell? He can't swim! And he's terrified of water! What is he going to do?
Luckily, when he's persuaded to tell his parents, they are very understanding. In fact, his dad has a secret of his own...
The simple text of Anna Kang and bold illustrations of The New Yorker cartoonist Christopher Weyant tell an original and funny story about sharing your worries and facing your fears.
Visit Christopher at www.christopherweyant.com.
Praise for You are (Not) Small: "Charming characters, a clever plot and a quiet message tucked inside a humorous tale." Kirkus Reviews
Husband-and-wife team Anna Kang and Christopher Weyant live in New Jersey with their two daughters.
Anna, a native New Yorker, grew up believing she was small until one day she realised that everyone else was big. She attended USC's School of Cinematic Arts, USA, where the visual storyteller in her was awakened, forever changing the way she saw art, life, and everything in between.
A cartoonist and illustrator, Christopher's cartoons can regularly be seen in the New Yorker magazine. His cartoons are syndicated worldwide and have been featured on The Today Show and World News. You can visit him at www.christopherweyant.com.
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06 Oct 2016
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Hodder Children's Books
It's an endearing tale in its own right, and a fantastic way of enabling youngsters to think about a familiar situation from different angles, test out various responses and perhaps empower themselves to seek out help if they have a secret of their own — Teach Primary