Synopses & Reviews
1992 Boston Globe
- Horn Book Award Honor Book for Picture Books
ALA Notable Book
School Library Journal Best Book
Redbook Children's Picture Book Award Winner
Booklist Editors's Choice
American Bestseller "Pick of the Lists"
Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor BookALA Notable BookSchool Library Journal Best BookRedbook Children's Picture Book Award WinnerBooklist Editors's ChoiceAmerican Bestseller Pick of the Lists
About the Author
Denise Fleming has written and illustrated many childrens books, including Shout! Shout It Out!, and Sleepy, Oh So Sleepy. She won a Caldecott Honor for In the Small, Small Pond. Denise published her first painting in the third grade, when she started taking classes at the Toledo Museum of Art and one of her paintings was chosen to be the cover of a teachers magazine. She now works primarily with paper, by pouring colored paper pulp through hand-cut stencils. She lives in Toledo, Ohio.