|Author: Loren Long|
From the Publisher:
New York Times bestselling author/artist Loren Long creates an unforgettable children's classic.
Otis loves his farmer and he loves to work. He is also great friends with the little calf who sleeps in the stall next door.
In the tradition of classics like Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel and The Story of Ferdinand, Loren Long has crafted an unforgettable new story?and character?celebrating the power of friendship and perseverance.
A petite little tractor named Otis loves his life working on the farm, and has a great friendship with a long-legged calf. They have lots of fun together, but everything ends when a new tractor replaces Otis and he's put out to pasture. One day, the little calf finds himself stuck in Mud Pond, and there's only one special tractor who can come to the rescue! With expressive illustrations. Selected by Publishers Weekly as one of the Best Children's Books of 2009.