Synopses & Reviews
Leo's a lovable little lightning bug, but he has a big problem: no light! This leads to teasing by the other bugs and an unhappy Leo. But with determination, motherly support, and a little luck, Leo eventually lights up the night. Transformed by his newfound confidence, he now laughs at himself, plays with the other bugs, and enjoys a good night's sleep! Included in this enchanting picture book -- a Book Sense 76 Children's Pick and Los Angeles Times Children's bestseller -- is a dramatic audio CD that transports listeners of all ages into Leo's world with appropriate sound effects. James Muscarello's moody, magical chalk drawings bring Leo's world to life. "It is astounding to see what can be done with a few pieces of chalk placed in the right hands." -- The Bloomsbury Review
Kids will identify with Leo and grasp the importance of believing in themselves as they follow Leo's adventure to make his own light. Full color.
Leo wins our hearts and gains self-confidence in his struggle to make his very own light.