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Macmillan Children's Book

Tony

Author: Ed Galing; illustrated by Erin E. Stead

Tony

Tony

$16.99

Hardcover

About This Book

Tony was all white,
large, sturdy,
with wide gentle eyes
and a ton of love . . .

Follow this touching tale of a boy and his friendship with a horse, by the late poet Ed...

Page Count
32
On Sale
02/07/2017

Book Details

Tony was all white,
large, sturdy,
with wide gentle eyes
and a ton of love . . .

Follow this touching tale of a boy and his friendship with a horse, by the late poet Ed Galing and illustrated with remarkable tenderness by Caldecott-winning artist Erin Stead.

A Neal Porter Book

A New York City Public Library Notable Best Book for Kids

Imprint Publisher

Roaring Brook Press

ISBN

9781626723085

In The News

"Astonishing."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"The tenderness of his words (“Tony was all white,/ large, sturdy,/ with wide gentle eyes/ and a ton of love”), combined with Stead’s exquisite portraits, allows readers entry into the world shared by boy and horse."—Publishers Weekly, starred review

"The muted pencil drawings are gorgeous and soft, a comfort simply to view. The gray and aqua coloring puts readers in predawn’s light, with the yellow highlights perfectly yielding a sense of warmth. The illustrations and text work together perfectly, conveying a story for readers of all ages."—School Library Journal

"A lovely tribute to a bygone service, especially for equine fans."—Booklist

About the Creators

Tony

Tony

$16.99

Hardcover