On Hero Day at school, Fitch decides to dress as his favorite hero: Timberwolf. But the rest of the class dresses up as Hyper Hog. At first Fitch is nervous, but when he and Chip team together to help a little girl, they realize that being a hero is not about what you wear.
Lisa Wheeler has written many books for children, including The Pet Project, illustrated by Zachariah OHora; Spinster Goose, illustrated by Sophie Blackall; and People Don’t Bite People and People Share with People, both illustrated by Molly Idle. She lives with her family in Addison, Michigan. Visit her online at LisaWheelerBooks.com.
Frank Ansley has illustrated four other books by Lisa Wheeler: Turk and Runt (starred in Booklist),Wool Gathering (starred in Publishers Weekly), and the first two books in the Fitch & Chip series, New Pig in Town and When Pigs Fly. Mr. Ansley and his wife, Pat, live in St. Helena, California.
Publisher: Simon Spotlight (June 1, 2005)
Length: 48 pages
Grades: 1 - 3
Ages: 6 - 8
Lexile ® 400L
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