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About the Book


Join your favorite hippo, Fiona–the adorable internet sensation from the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens–and her lovable animal friends as they celebrate her birthday—Fiona style! This fun and whimsical addition to the New York Times bestselling Fiona the Hippo series is the perfect read-aloud picture book for fans of Fiona (and hippos) everywhere! 


It is Fiona’s birthday! Fans from all over the world are sending her cards and gifts, and she loves all the excitement and attention. But soon Fiona realizes she hasn’t seen her animal friends lately, and she misses them as much as they miss her! Can Fiona somehow make sure her friends have just as much birthday fun and surprises as she does on her special day?  


Happy Birthday, Fiona


  • Teaches about the importance of friendship 
  • Reminds children that giving and sharing is just as special as receiving 
  • Features engaging art from New York Times bestselling artist Richard Cowdrey (Fiona the Hippo, Bad Dog, Marley


This adorable picture book: 


  • is perfect for kids ages 4-8 
  • is a great birthday gift or birthday party favor 
  • is the perfect read for children leading up to their birthday 


 Check out other inspirational children’s picture books in the Fiona the Hippo series:  


  • Fiona Helps a Friend 
  • Fiona, It’s Bedtime 
  • Fiona the Hippo 
  • A Very Fiona Christmas

Happy Birthday Fiona by Richard Cowdrey, Zondervan,

SKU: 9780310751649

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