Walter and the Wallet
Billy Bloom, Tanya Leonello, illustrator, Eifrig Publishing, Hardcover $14.99 (34pp), 978-1-63233-116-8
Walter Whippingdale’s awful day takes an unexpected turn for the better when he stumbles across an abundance of cash in Walter and the Wallet by Billy Bloom. Rolling, rhyming four line stanzas accompanied by Tanya Leonello’s expressive watercolors build excitement as Walter buzzes with the thrill of endless possibilities and warm the heart as he discovers the rewards of honesty and giving. Perfect for a storytime read aloud or programs that promote virtues and character building.