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Lori Mortensen

Lori Mortensen has written over 70 books. An award-winning writer for children, she is best known for books including Cowpoke Clyde and Dirty Dawg and Cindy Moo. She and her family live in Northern California.

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If Wendell Had a Walrus

Lori Mortensen; illustrations by Matt Phelan
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

In this heartwarming story about friendship and imagination, a boy named Wendell dreams of getting a pet walrus. Together, they’d ride bikes, tell jokes, and have a grand time. If only he could...

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Chicken Lily

Lori Mortensen; illustrated by Nina Victor Crittenden
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Chicken Lily may be a lot of things--a careful colorer, a patient puzzler, and a quiet hide-and-seeker (she never made a peep!)--but brave has never been one of them. That's why, when a school-wide...

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