Review: I Will Surprise My Friend

I Will Surprise My Friend (An Elephant & Piggy Book)written and illustrated by Mo Willems Hyperion Books for Children, 200857 pages Gerald is an elephant. He’s big, he wears glasses, and he is thoughtful. Piggie is his best friend. She’s skinny (by traditional pig standards) and is often seen dancing. Together, they watch a squirrel “surprise” his friend. The friend was startled, but then they laughed together and ran off to do it again. Gerald and Piggie got an idea! Piggie will surprise Gerald and Gerald will surprise Piggie. Right here. At this rock. Off they go … to wait. And wait. And wait. Until Gerald starts to worry about Piggie and Piggie gets hungry. As they get up from … Read more