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Nothing Scares Us

by (author) Frieda Wishinsky

illustrated by Neal Layton

Scholastic Canada Ltd
Initial publish date
Aug 2003
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Aug 2003
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  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Nov 2000
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The Fearless Two, Lenny and Lucy, sing “nothing and no-one scares us!? But it turns out that Lucy is afraid of a particularly scary movie and Lenny is scared of spiders. When they can admit their fears to each other, they discover that when you have a friend, nothing and no one can scare you! This beautifully illustrated tale perfectly conveys the imagination of childhood, and was an IRA/CBC Children's Choice.

About the authors


Frieda Wishinsky
est l'auteure de plus de 40 livres pour enfants. Parmi les ouvrages déjà
parus, on peut citer, entre autres,

Ounga Bounga, Tu es méchante Lily-Ange!, Le sac à main de la reine,
Canada en vedette

et les romans de la série Catastrophe! Elle vit à Toronto, en


FRIEDA WISHINSKY has written over seventy books for children, including Oonga Boonga; You're Mean, Lily Jean; the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award winner Please, Louise!; the middle-grade series Survival, and the non-fiction books Explorers Who Made It . . . or died trying; Everything but the Kitchen Sink and Colossal Canada. Frieda lives in Toronto, Ontario with her husband. Visit her online at

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  • Commended, Intitute of Child Study (University of Toronto) Children's Book Award
  • Commended, Canadian Children's Book Centre, Our Choice
  • Commended, International Reading Association, Children's Book Council Children's Choice

Editorial Reviews

“Splendid? (Macleans) “This is a heart-warming story about true friends.? (Resource Links)

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