Rad!

Anne Bustard, 1951-

Book - 2020

In this family-oriented picture book, one brave cat discovers how rad trying new things can be! Esther, Chester, Hester, and Sylvester are stoked to shred at the skate park! But unlike his daring brothers and sisters, Lester is a total fraidy-cat. Skateboarding doesn't come easily to him--and with only nine lives to spare, why should he risk one on the half-pipe? When Lester sees how much fun his family is having, he decides to give it a shot anyway . . . only to wipe out! With the encourag...ement of his supportive siblings, Lester gets back up and tries again.

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Subjects
Genres
Children's stories Pictorial works
Picture books
Published
New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers 2020.
Language
English
Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Audience
4 - 6 years.
ISBN
9781419741012
1419741012
Main Author
Anne Bustard, 1951- (author)
Other Authors
Daniel Wiseman (illustrator)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Timid kitty Lester struggles with athletic skills that come more easily to his siblings Esther, Chester, Hester and Sylvester, who cheer him on and encourage him to keep trying when he starts learning how to ride a skateboard. By the award-winning author of Buddy. 15,000 first printing. Illustrations.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

In this family-oriented picture book, one brave cat discovers how rad trying new things can be!   Esther, Chester, Hester, and Sylvester are stoked to shred at the skate park! But unlike his daring brothers and sisters, Lester is a total fraidy-cat. Skateboarding doesn't come easily to him'and with only nine lives to spare, why should he risk one on the half-pipe? When Lester sees how much fun his family is having, he decides to give it a shot anyway . . . only to wipe out! With the encouragement of his supportive siblings, Lester gets back up and tries again.