Holiday House 1977
Written by Elizabeth Winthrop
Illustrated by Barbara McClintock
Gertrude the possum is fat, and she has a big potbelly. Otto the possum
is thin, and he has no potbelly at all. Otto always follows Gertrude
into the forest to look for food. Otto is scared of the dark. But one
night, Gertrude leaves the nest without him, and Otto grows more and
How Otto finds Gertrude and develops a potbelly of his own provides a bellyful of laughs.
Barbara McClintock's very first published book!!!!
OUT OF PRINT