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Perfectly Norman / Tom Percival.

By: Percival, Tom, 1977- [author,, illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookDescription: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some colour) ; 30 cm.ISBN: 9781408880975 ; 9781408880968 .Subject(s): Self-acceptance -- Children's picture books | Families -- Children's picture books | Individual differences -- Children's picture books | Individuality in children -- Children's picture booksGenre/Form: Picture books for children.DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Norman had always been perfectly normal. That was until the day he grew a pair of wings! Norman is very surprised to have wings suddenly -- and he has the most fun ever trying them out high in the sky. But then he has to go in for dinner. What will his parents think? What will everyone else think? Norman feels the safest plan is to cover his wings with a big coat. But hiding the thing that makes you different proves tricky and upsetting. Can Norman ever truly be himself? A poignant yet uplifting story about individuality, with stunning artwork in a striking minimal palette from the author/illustrator of Herman's Letter.
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Children's Picture Books P (Browse shelf) Available i2169411
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Children's Picture Books P (Browse shelf) Checked out 07/11/2019 A00801734
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Norman had always been perfectly normal. That was until the day he grew a pair of wings! <br> Norman is very surprised to have wings suddenly and he has the most fun ever trying them out high in the sky. But then he has to go in for dinner. What will his parents think' What will everyone else think' Norman feels the safest plan is to cover his wings with a big coat.<br> But hiding the thing that makes you different proves tricky and upsetting. Can Norman ever truly be himself'<br> A poignant yet uplifting story about individuality, with stunning artwork in a striking minimal palette from the author/illustrator of Herman's Letter . Fans of Oliver Jeffers and Benj Davies will love it.

Norman had always been perfectly normal. That was until the day he grew a pair of wings! Norman is very surprised to have wings suddenly -- and he has the most fun ever trying them out high in the sky. But then he has to go in for dinner. What will his parents think? What will everyone else think? Norman feels the safest plan is to cover his wings with a big coat. But hiding the thing that makes you different proves tricky and upsetting. Can Norman ever truly be himself? A poignant yet uplifting story about individuality, with stunning artwork in a striking minimal palette from the author/illustrator of Herman's Letter.

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