Ash Dresses Her Friends by Fu Wenzheng

Title: Ash Dresses her Friends
Author: Fu Wenzheng
Illustrator: Fu Wenzheng
Publisher: New Frontier Publishing (2017)
ISBN: 9781912076741

Ash Dresses her Friends by Fu Wenzheng is a lovely picture book to promote friendship, relationship skills, kindness and belonging.

Ash wishes she had someone to play with. She feels lonely even when she is with the other animals. That is until she meets a sad elephant. All he wants is a new shirt. Ash rushes off and returns with some beautiful red patterned material and make the elephant a shirt. 

Word soon reaches the other animals and Ash makes a dress for the bear, a chair cover for the zebra, a scarf for the fox, a packsack for the koala and its baby, a bag for a grey squirrel and a quilt for a snail. At the end of this joyous process, Ash has made many new friends by sharing her materials and kindness.

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