Amphibian by Carla Gunn
Published: April 2009, Coach House Books (@coachhousebooks)
Phineas wants to save the planet, and his class frog, but nobody will listen because he’s only nine.
At turns funny, sweet, and heartbreaking, Amphibian is my favourite of the year.
About Clare Hitchens (@clarehitchens):
Clare Hitchens is the publicist for Wilfrid Laurier University Press and the Young Adult Author Coordinator for the Eden Mills Writers Festival.
She spends far too much time online already but hankers for an iPhone anyway.