Illustrated by: Chris Raschka
Published by: Candlewick Press
Otter and Odderby James Howe
When an otter falls in love with a fish, can he dare to follow his heart? A delicious ode to nonconformity from a stellar picture-book pair.
“Ever-changing watercolor washes and primordial shapes depict a wondrous, liquid world in which the star-crossed lovers learn to trust their hearts.” – Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“Howe’s story reaches beyond its target audience and presents a lovely, unpreachy allegory for relationships that fall outside the mainstream.” – Publishers Weekly (starred review)