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Mr. Willy-Nilly and Zoey's Dream
Mr. Willy-Nilly and Zoey's Dream

Mr. Willy-Nilly and Zoey's Dream

By Ji-yun Shin, Illustrated by Seung-yim Bak



38 Pages, 10 x 10

Hardcover Picture Book, $16.95 (US $16.95) (CA $19.95)

Publication Date: September 2015

ISBN 9781939248091

Rights: WOR

Tantan Publishing (Sep 2015)

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Early math concepts are explored in this whimsical story about two friends that topple gender-related expectations Mr. Willy-Nilly lives in the forest. He is supposed to like hunting, but he's gentle and dreams of becoming a writer. Zoey lives in the town. She is supposed to quietly tend her flock, but she's spirited and dreams about exciting adventures in faraway places. Together this mismatched pair of friends quietly forms a strong bond—and working together, they both make their dreams come true! Hands-on activities and elementary math concepts that relate to numbers and operations as well as counting and separating numbers into parts are highlighted in this clever tale about an unlikely friendship.

Author Biography

Ji-yum Shin has written several books for children. Seung-yim Bak is a children's book author and illustrator.