|Title||:||Peter & Ernesto: A Tale of Two Sloths|
|Number of Pages||:||128 pages|
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Peter & Ernesto: A Tale of Two Sloths Reviews
Rating & review to come!
How does a teacher reinforce the fact that sometimes we need to go outside our comfort zones to learn more? Perhaps by using sloths?
Ernesto and Peter are the odd couple of sloths. Ernesto likes to explore. Peter likes to stay at home. But both end up learning a great deal more about the world, and themselves, in this journey that takes them to encounters with a musically inclined whale, an encouraging macaw, a wise camel, some singing monkeys, a few comic crabs, and one salivating polar bear.
I was super excited to read this story, as it was written by nearby Sheridan College grad, however I couldn't get into this title. I wanted to enjoy it because the illustrations and sloths were so darling, but the story simply didn't engage well enough. The comic frame format was very choppy in e-book format, so perhaps it is better to view in full book format. The dialog was not enough to hold my son's attention. This one was a miss, but I will check out Annable's other titles because of the il ...more
Sloths Peter and Ernesto are best friends spending all their time together in a tree. But everything changes when Ernesto decides he want to see the world and goes on an adventure to discover new things. Peter is left behind and must decide if he is going to stay in the safety of his tree or be brave and venture out into the world.
This was a super cute graphic novel that beginning reader will enjoy. Plus, the message of overcoming your fears is a lessons many children may need to learn.
I receive ...more
Peter and Ernesto are two sloths who are best friends and live together in the same tree. They spend their days looking at clouds, eating snacks and singing songs. Then one day, Ernesto realizes that he wants to see more of the sky than that above their tree. So he sets off on an adventure. He has to cross a shaky bridge and a river, then find a way across the ocean. Ernesto makes friends along the way, discovering oceans, mountains, deserts and arctic places each with different skies. But Peter ...more
Peter and Ernesto are sloths and BFFs. Their favorite pastime is hanging out at the top of the tree, finding shapes in the clouds while snacking on hibiscus flowers.
One day, Ernesto realizes he loves his friend and his tree and the sky and everything else but he also knows there are more pieces of sky to see. He decides to follow his curiosity, promising Peter he'll be back soon.
Peter is a worrywart who does not like to take risks, who is comfortable with the status-quo and not long after his fr ...more
Two friends are separated when one of them has wanderlust. Can they find their way back to one another?
This first in a new early chapter graphic novel series will be perfect as a read-aloud with all its silly songs and fun friendship storyline.