Emma's turtle lives in a backyard pen. He enjoys snacks that Emma feeds him. He also loves to listen to Emma as she tells him about faraway places such as Africa, Australia, and China.Emma's turtle has a good life, but he often dreams of those faraway places. One day he decides to stop dreaming and see the world beyond his pen.Eve Bunting's adorable story of an adventurous turtle is delightfully illustrated by Marsha Winborn.
Eve Bunting is the author of Caldecott medal winning Smoky Night. Among her many other titles are Baby Can; My Red Balloon; Girls A - Z and My Backpack. Marsha Winborn has illustrated more than thirty-five books.