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Alien And Possum: Friends No Matter What

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Alien is from a planet far, far away. Possum is from Earth.

Alien is many bright colors, like yellow and red and green.

Possum is one color -- gray.

Alien thinks high voltage is delicious.

Possum thinks trash is delicious.

Can these two ever be friends?

Without a doubt!
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published September 1st 2001 by Simon & Schuster (first published 1998)
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Lee Pritchett
May 28, 2010 Lee Pritchett rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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This wonderful little book and its enchantingly magical illustrations really took me back to my own childhood. It makes you feel safe and secure and it teaches the valuable lesson that anyone can be a friend no matter what they may look like on the outside, that's not what's important. I really love the way the book talks about the sounds the characters make and how they each think that the other character is the strange one. The book is perfectly suited to its age group, as it uses quite simple ...more
Laura
I read this book because I saw it was illustrated by Tony DiTerlizzi and I love anything he draws. This book did not disappoint in that area, the pictures were sweet and animated. I loved seeing the interaction between these two friends. The story was simple, but I think children will find this book amusing. I'd probably recommend.

*Taken from my book reviews blog: http://reviewsatmse.blogspot.com/2010...
Brionna Barcolleh
It is out of the ordinary to suspect an Alien and a Possum would ever be friends. One night when Possum watches Alien's spaceship land the two become friends almost instantly. This book provides a positive example of making friends, positive self esteem, and diversity.
Laura Komos
This might be a good one to recommend to a reluctant boy reader!
Myles
Jun 11, 2010 Myles rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I like aliens and there was an alien in it.
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Tony Johnston has written many acclaimed books for young people. She and her husband lived in Mexico for fifteen years, where they raised their children. She now lives in San Marino, California.
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