The Sorry Life of Timothy Shmoe

Category: Book
Illustrated By: Si, Zoe
By (author): Simpson McLellan, Stephanie
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Canadian
  JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Parents
  JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories
Audience: children/juvenile
Publisher: Owlkids Books
Published: April 2021
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 32
Size: 9.50in x 10.00in
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$ 19.95
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From The Publisher*An impulsive little boy experiences the power of unconditional love
Timothy Shmoe isn't a bad kid, but sometimes he makes honest (and not-so-honest) mistakes. Time after time, Timothy finds himself in disasters of his own creation, leaving a trail of broken heirlooms, torn tutus, and innocent bystanders (including his cat, Fluffy).
Told in a series of letters, readers follow Timothy through his hilarious antics and missteps. When his pocketful of marbles wreaks havoc at his sister's ballet recital, Timothy realizes he's gone too far. In one final, remorseful letter, Timothy apologizes for the ballet blunder and says his father probably wishes Timothy had never been born. What follows is a touching lesson about the redeeming power of acceptance.
Bright, comic-like illustrations and hand-lettered text bring Timothy and his shenanigans to life. Hilarious and heartwarming, The Sorry Life of Timothy Shmoe is a call to empathy for children who struggle with impulse control, and a tribute to unconditional love.
From The Publisher*An impulsive little boy experiences the power of unconditional love