Title: Surfer Chick
Author: Kristy Dempsey
The story of a little chick and her dad who take to the beach where he teaches her how to surf.
So begins the story of a little chick and her dad who take to the beach so she can finally learn how to surf. At first Chick’s mood is foul as she struggles through some gnarly waters, but soon she is catching waves on her own board and even doing righteous tricks, just like her rad dad!
Filled with cool surf lingo, this sweet rhyming picture book is perfect for summer at the beach and for celebrating the love between a father and a daughter.
—Kirkus Reviews, starred review
“This is a sweet, spunky story about perseverance and gaining confidence. Acrylic paint and colored pencil with a hot press watercolor make the sunsets dynamic and bright. Totally awesome!”
—School Library Journal, starred review
“Rollicking, righteous fun.”
HONORS winner: 2012 National Parenting Publications Book Awards