Gideon and Otto (Reader): With Read-Aloud Download

by Olivier Dunrea

Otto, a stuffed octopus, is Gideon’s favorite friend!  He brings Otto everywhere. But one day Otto doesn’t stay right where Gideon put him. An irresistible story about friendship, now a Green Light Reader. Includes bonus audio download.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544430617
  • ISBN-10: 0544430611
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 04/14/2015
  • Carton Quantity: 50

About the book

"Dunrea's keen awareness of young children's concerns and quirks translates into charmingly simple illustrations and text." —Kirkus Reviews 


Gideon has a favorite friend, his toy octopus. He brings Otto with him everywhere. But one day Otto doesn't stay right where Gideon put him . . . 

        This charming romp with an irrepressible, adorable gosling shines as a new Level 1 Green Light Reader. Just right for young readers who are beginning to decode stories on their own, this edition features a bonus audio book download so kids can listen and read along. Look for the rest of the Gossie&Friends early reader editions.

About the author
Olivier Dunrea

Olivier Dunrea is the creator of beautiful and well-loved children's books. A painter and a sculptor, his work centers around farms, animals, architecture, and folklore. He lives in the tiny village of Narrowsburg, New York, in the Catskill Mountains.



"A lovely and comforting addition to a charming series."--Kirkus

"Every child and parent will feel that Dunrea has written these books for, and about, themselves."--Horn Book