Synopses & Reviews
“[A] fun romp, a child’s fantasy, and a great little easy-to-read comic that everyone can enjoy.”
– Publishers Weekly
Luke looks on at the pigeons in Central Park, while Dad is lost in “boring Daddy talk,” and before you know it – Luke is on the Loose! He’s free as a bird, on a hilarious solo flight through New York City.
Harry Bliss, the renowned illustrator of many bestselling children’s books, finally goes on a solo flight on this own with a soaring story that will delight any young reader who has ever felt cooped up.
What begins as a simple tale of a child's fascination with pigeons soon erupts into a full-blown chase! Join Luke in his breathless quest around Central Park, across the Brooklyn Bridge, through fine dining, and into the sky. On this hysterically unconventional tour of New York, who knows where a few birds will lead?
Luke looks on at the pigeons in Central Park and before you know it and#151;LUKE IS ON THE LOOSE!
About the Author
Harry Bliss is a beloved New Yorker cartoonist and cover artist as well as the illustrator of numerous bestselling childrenand#8217;s books, including Doreen Croninand#8217;s Diary of a Worm, and Which Would You Rather Be? by Caldecott Medal-winner William Steig. His newest book for young readers is Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken by Newbery Award-winner Kate DiCamillo. This is his first comic book. Harry grew up in upstate New York in a family of artists and illustrators. He currently resides in Northern Vermont with his son and their puppy Penny, who has yet to catch her first squirrel.