Giant Tess

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  • Hardcover
  • 40 pages
  • Giant Tess
  • Dan Yaccarino
  • English
  • 10 May 2019
  • 9780062670274

About the Author: Dan Yaccarino

Exhibitions of his work have been held throughout the world He is also the creator of the animated TV Series Willa s Wild Life and Oswald Mr Yaccarino lives in New York City with his wife and two children.

Giant Tess Tess Has A BIG Problem.She S A Giant With An Enormous Wish To Be Like Everyone Else In The City Of Myth Hattan When She Gives Up On Ever Fitting In, She Meets A Friend Just Her Size, And The Two Team Up For A Daring Rescue Can These Misfits Save The Day And The Big City Parade A Tall Tale To Remind Us That Heroes Come In All Shapes.

10 thoughts on “Giant Tess

  1. says:

    Old school story That s obvious Only time people like Tess is when she s done something for them.

  2. says:

    A larger than life young Tess living in New York City Bold illustrations.

  3. says:

    A cute story about Myth hattan, a city full of mystical characters Cute New York City references The Lower Beast Side, Grand Cyclops Station, Monster Square Garden, Centaur Park, etc.

  4. says:

    A giant girl with a big problem in Myth hattan.

  5. says:

    Find my full review here TESS is a picture book about Tess, who is different than the other children in Myth hatten Tess is a giant She wants to be normal and fit in, but eventually she finds a friend who is just her size a dragon , and together, they save the day of the parade when a balloon carries away the mayor Tess learns to love herself and her size.What I loved This book contains great lessons about self esteem and helping others Tess is large in size and heart, and with parades balloons and a dragon, this book is full of fun The allusions to New York City are a nice touch and will strike an entertaining note for children who are familiar with the city For instance, Tess eats a lot, including hot dogs by the hot dog cart The illustrations are very cute and cartoonish, described by the text perfectly The amount of text to pictures and the full storyline is also great for the older toddler and young child audience.What left me wanting As a very sma...

  6. says:

    Tess is a giant She is the only giant in the city of Myth hattan She tries to fit in, but she s just to big She makes friends with a dragon named Smokey, and together they save the day during the city s parade.

  7. says:

    This book felt like it was written by a very young author the way the beats of the story progressed was very and then THIS happened and then there was a DRAGON and the dragon could FLY Also, it fell into the trap of having poor Tess need to prove her usefulness before she was accepted.

  8. says:

    Cool retro style art, catchy mythology twists on Manhattan place names Lower Beast Side and Grand Cyclops Station were faves , and a cute story about accepting traits that others may not always see the beauty in or of.

  9. says:

    This picture book is just fun A young girl is adopted and brought home to NYC where she just doesn t stop growing She knows she s big and knows she s different but doesn t know what to do about it In her city travels she find and asks for advise from a dragon.

  10. says:

    Charming, but it felt a bit trite to me.

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