Special Delivery

Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Matthew Cordell

Special Delivery

Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Matthew Cordell

How many stamps does it take to mail an elephant?

Quite a few, Sadie discovers, when she attempts to send one to her Great-Aunt Josephine, who “lives completely alone and could really use the company.”

So she decides to find another way, one that involves a plane, an alligator, a train, some bandit monkeys, and a lot of determination

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Praise

  • “Animal lovers and stamp collectors, especially but not exclusively, will be enthralled.”

    Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW

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