The Only Fish in the Sea

Author(s): Philip C. Stead

Children Picture

Did you hear about little Amy Scott? She got a goldfish for her birthday and then just threw it in the ocean! That doesn't seem right. I guess Sherman and Sadie will have to go save little Ellsworth (every fish deserves a proper name) on their own. They'll need: A boat Fishing gear Twenty one pink balloons A bucket of paint And Appropriate headwear in case of weather - good or bad. Don't worry. Ellsworth is in good hands now, but what ever happened to little Amy Scott?


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Philip Stead and Matthew Cordell's take charge protagonist from Special Delivery, Sadie, is back, and this time she's building an elaborate and fool proof plan to save a poor discarded goldfish.

Philip C. Stead is the author of the 2011 Caldecott Medal book A Sick Day for Amos McGee. Books that he has recently written and illustrated include Ideas Are All Around and Samson in the Snow. He previously collaborated with Matthew Cordell on Special Delivery. Philip lives with his wife, illustrator Erin E. Stead, in Michigan. Matthew Cordell has illustrated many books for children including Special Delivery by Philip C. Stead, a Washington Post Best Book of 2015. He is the author and illustrator of several picture books including Wolf In The Snow, Another Brother, Wish, and Hello! Hello!. Matthew lives outside of Chicago with his wife, author Julie Halpern, and their two children.

General Fields

  • : 9781626722828
  • : Roaring Brook Press
  • : First Second
  • : August 2017
  • : 266mm X 216mm X 9mm
  • : United States
  • : September 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Philip C. Stead
  • : Hardback
  • : 1
  • : Matthew Cordell
  • : E
  • : 40
  • : full colour illustrations