She has big plans as she goes through the forest and tries to play with all kinds of different critters, but things just don't work out. And they don't work out. And they don't work out.
So Lucy gets angry, and she tries to force everyone she sees to be her friend (well, everyone except for the humans). In the end, she does finally find the perfect friend.
Peter Brown is brilliant. He has a knack for conjuring up those little episodes from childhood and making them hilarious with lovable, well-meaning characters. Whenever I read his books, I find myself saying things like "Oh, I totally used to do that!" or "I remember how that made me feel" and then "WHY DIDN'T I THINK OF THIS BOOK??!!".
This is going to be one of my go-to books for birthday gifts this year. I absolutely love it!
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