by Christopher Raschka
Hardcover, 32 pages, Random House Childrens Books, List Price: $16.99 | purchase
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This poignant, wordless tale features an endearing young dog that is heartbroken when a bigger dog destroys a favorite toy. Told through impressionistic illustrations by the Caldecott Medal-winning author of The Hello, Goodbye Window.
Caldecott Medal (2012)
January 23, 2012 A Ball for Daisy is a story of loss — a little dog loses her favorite red ball to a much larger dog — but now it's also a story about winning: On Monday, Chris Raschka's book won the American Library Association's Randolph Caldecott Medal for best illustrated story.
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