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Nope This is a humorous book about the brave step of taking flight for the first time Mama bird thinks it is time for her Baby Bird to take off, but Baby Bird isn t so sure The tree is up so very high and there could be cats or dogs or alligatorsas imaginations run wild it seems like Baby Bird might never fly away This book can serve as an analogy for so many of live s great moments of fear and bravery, but it also is a simple story about a bird leaving the nest I was momentarily shocked when This is a humorous book about the brave step of taking flight for the first time Mama bird thinks it is time for her Baby Bird to take off, but Baby Bird isn t so sure The tree is up so very high and there could be cats or dogs or alligatorsas imaginations run wild it seems like Baby Bird might never fly away This book can serve as an analogy for so many of live s great moments of fear and bravery, but it also is a simple story about a bird leaving the nest I was momentarily shocked when Mama Bird quite literally boots her beloved baby out of the nest, but in the end it is the push he needed As a parent, I appreciated her great moment of bravery as she trusted her baby to take flight Told through expressive digital paintings, young readers will greatly enjoy riding the wave of emotions from fear to ultimate triumph A fun book for talking about emotions, bravery, and trying new things Really fun book with beautiful illustrations I loved it Richie s Picks NOPE by Drew Sheneman, Viking, January 2017, 40p., ISBN 978 1 101 99731 4 There you stood, on the edge of your featherExpecting to fly Neil Young 1967 Speech balloons also speech bubbles, dialogue balloons or word balloons are a graphic convention used mostly in comic books, comics and cartoons to allow words and much less often, pictures to be understood as representing the speech or thoughts of a given character in the comic There is often a formal distinction betwee Richie s Picks NOPE by Drew Sheneman, Viking, January 2017, 40p., ISBN 978 1 101 99731 4 There you stood, on the edge of your featherExpecting to fly Neil Young 1967 Speech balloons also speech bubbles, dialogue balloons or word balloons are a graphic convention used mostly in comic books, comics and cartoons to allow words and much less often, pictures to be understood as representing the speech or thoughts of a given character in the comic There is often a formal distinction between the balloon that indicates thoughts and the one that indicates words spoken aloud the balloon that conveys subjective thoughts is often referred to as a thought bubble Wikipedia, Speech balloon NOPE is a nearly wordless picture book story concerning a young bird s anxieties around learning to fly Despite watching its mama effortlessly soar through the sky, the young bird looks down from its nest high up in a tree and imagines all sorts of dangers below The fearful youngster repeatedly tells the encouraging parent NOPE until the day finally comes when the mama tenderly and lovingly embraces her offspring and then unceremoniously and literally boots the young one out of the nest.Of course, there is a positive ending, with the young un confidently sailing past new friends squirrels, turtles, and butterflies before returning to the nest and mama This story of leaving the nest will undoubtedly be embraced by many parents who, along with their young children, are nervously anticipating the beginning of preschool or kindergarten One of the interesting aspects of NOPE is the use of large thought bubbles that show the fearful young bird imagining, first a cat, then a trio of wolves, and then a river filled with alligators waiting hungrily, far down, below the safety of the nest For each of these, the author uses a two page spread that has the same visual perspective as an earlier spread in which the young bird is looking down toward the ground between the tree it s in and the neighboring tree Teachers and librarians who share this book can help kids recognize the difference between what the young bird actually sees and what it imagines is out there Therefore, NOPE provides an opportunity for a discussion about reality versus fear and imagination, as well as the chance to teach young children how one reads cartoons and comics, including the convention of speech and thought balloons.From the cover onward, Drew Sheneman s digitally painted illustrations caught my eye Given the expressiveness of the mama and child, which really carries the story, it s not surprising to learn that this first time children s author illustrator is a seasoned cartoonist His first foray into children s lit is notable and I hope we ll seeof him in the future.Richie Partington, MLISRichie s Picks nope. Amazing illustrations So adorable. I was laughing the whole way through this one Very few words but the art is so expressive and beautiful The story is cute and funny. Mostly wordless delight will that bird take flight Fun illustrations and storytelling Pair with DUDE by Reynolds Santat, another mostly wordless book Mostly wordless delight will that bird take flight Fun illustrations and storytelling Pair with DUDE by Reynolds Santat, another mostly wordless book This is my new favorite book So cute I read this five hours ago and I ve already recommended this to half the staff that works at my branch I love this book A baby bird balks at the prospect of his first flight in this amusing and ultimately heartwarming picture book, which uses immensely expressive and engaging artwork to tell a story that is mostly wordless Save for our reluctant flyer s repeated nopes, squawked out each time he draws back from taking that plunge over the side of his nest, and a few sound words, there is no text here It falls to the artwork to move the story along, chronicling his many fears, and his mother s simultaneous symp A baby bird balks at the prospect of his first flight in this amusing and ultimately heartwarming picture book, which uses immensely expressive and engaging artwork to tell a story that is mostly wordless Save for our reluctant flyer s repeated nopes, squawked out each time he draws back from taking that plunge over the side of his nest, and a few sound words, there is no text here It falls to the artwork to move the story along, chronicling his many fears, and his mother s simultaneous sympathy and tough love In the end, she must shove him out of the nest to get him to take that first flightI chuckled aloud onthan one occasion as I read Nope , so colorful and entertaining was Drew Sheneman s artwork Wordless or mostly wordless stories are quite difficult to pull off, so I am all theimpressed that this is the artist s first book Mama and baby bird s expressions are just priceless, communicating terror and recalcitrance on the one hand, and amused sympathy on the other The conclusion of the tale, in which our little avian hero discovers the joys of flight, is all thesatisfying for the resistance he earlier displayed to the idea of leaving the nest Reassuring and entertaining all at once, this is a picture book I would recommend to any child who enjoys humorous stories, or tales of young children I mean birds getting past their fears Joanna Cardenas At Viking Has Pre Empted Two Debut Picture Books By Editorial Cartoonist Drew Sheneman Nope Tells The Nearly Wordless Story Of A Baby Bird Who Isn T So Sure It S A Good Idea To Leave The Nest, And Don T Eat That Is About A Misguided Bear Looking For A Post Hibernation Snack Nope Is Scheduled For Spring Paul Rodeen Of Rodeen Literary Management Brokered The Deal For World Rights


About the Author: Drew Sheneman

Drew Sheneman is an author, illustrator and nationally syndicated cartoonist He has been drawing professionally since 1998 after becoming staff editorial cartoonist of The Star Ledger, New Jersey s largest newspaper Drew has won The Charles Schulz award from Scripps Howard, The John Locher Award from The Association of American Editorial Cartoonists and The Deadline Award from The Society of Professional Journalists Nope is his first picture book.


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