..". a laughing, loving tribute to the wonders of friendship." - Kwame Alexander, Newbery Medal-winning author of The Crossover Cy the Cyclops can make just about anything, except a friend. Even practicing skills such a making eye contact and winking doesn't seem to help. Then Cy remembers that it's nice to share, so he turns his talent for making things to creating a special something just right for two. This charming tale about finding a friend celebrates kindness, generosity, and being true to yourself, and features fresh, colorful artwork. An author's note with information about Cyclopes and many other mythological creates in the book is included.
About the Author
Ann Marie Stephens is the author of Scuba Dog and has published original teaching ideas in the magazines The Mailbox and Scholastic Teacher and in the book Kwame Alexander's Page-to-Stage Writing Workshop. As an elementary school teacher, she's loved sharing the thrill of writing with her students for more than 20 years. She lives in Fairfax, Virginia. Visit her blog at http: //2happyteachers.blogspot.com Tracy Subisak studied industrial design at the University of Cincinnati. She has design experience in everything from soft goods to consumer electronics. Cy Makes a Friend is her first picture book. She lives in Portland, Oregon. Visit tracysubisak.com