I love "Scaredy Squirrel" by Melanie Watt and he has a lot in common with Toby from "Parachute" by Danny Parker which is one of the shortlisted books in the Children's Book Council's awards for 2014.
I created this compare/contrast venn diagram freebie for my followers on my Ripper Reading Resources blog: http://ripperresources.blogspot.com.au/
You may also be interested in my "Scaredy Squirrel" 4H reading strategy resource http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Scaredy-Squirrel-4H-reading-strategy-posters-bookmarks-and-question-sort-1419270
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