The Good-Pie Party (Hardcover)

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Posy is moving. She doesn't want to pack and she definitely doesn't want to say "good-bye." In an attempt to cheer themselves up, Posy and her friends bake a pie. Pie is so good and so sweet...if they can't say good-bye, they could have a good-pie party instead. A sweet book about good friends and moving away, with lovely, expressive illustrations. The perfect going away gift- of you pair it with a pie! — Marika McCoola


Posy, Megan, and Mae have always been the best of friends -- but now Posy has to move away. Only their favorite activity can comfort the girls: baking pie! And when they realize they can host a good-pie party instead of a good-bye party, the sad situation becomes a sweet gathering for their entire community. THE GOOD-PIE PARTY celebrates good friends, good memories, and the joy of the just-right good-byes.

About the Author

Liz Garton Scanlon is the author of seven picture books, including HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BUNNY!, illustrated by Stephanie Graegin, and ALL THE WORLD by Marla Frazee, a Caldecott Honor Book. She lives in Austin, Texas. Please visit her website at

Kady MacDonald Denton has illustrated more than forty picture books, including the New York Times bestseller A VISITOR FOR BEAR by Bonny Becker, and A SECOND IS A HICCUP by Hazel Hutchins. She lives in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. Please visit her website at

Praise For…

"There is an unadorned grace that exudes from [Liz Garton Scanlon's] writing that can trick you into thinking that what she does is easy." -- Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast

"Few contemporary illustrators depict children with such understanding, grace, and quirky charm as Denton." -- Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9780545448703
ISBN-10: 0545448700
Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books
Publication Date: March 25th, 2014
Pages: 32
Language: English