In Mike Curato’s Little Elliot, Big City, a diminutive, cupcake loving, polka-dot elephant takes in the sights of late 1930s Manhattan by himself before bonding with a new friend, Mouse. On October 6, Henry Holt released a sequel, Little Elliot, Big Family, in which Elliot feels very alone when Mouse goes off to a family reunion – until his friend invites him to join in the clan’s festivities. And last week the character of Elliot embarked on a new venture, when he boarded The Polka-Dot Express: Little Elliot’s Big Adventure!, which will take him to at least 60 schools in at least 40 states during the current school year.
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