The Lonely Book

Title: The Lonely Book
Author: Kate Bernheimer
Illustrator: Chris Sheban
Publisher: Random House (2012)
ISBN: 9780375862267
A once popular, well-used library book grows lonely as its popularity wanes. It stays unused on the shelf until a girl finds it and falls in love with it. “One day, the book was even featured at show-and-tell… The book had never felt so beloved.” After getting lost again the book and girl wonder what happened to each other.
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