My Little Island

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Fiery colors and hundreds of details evoke the sun–drenched beauty, the sweet smells, and the joyful sounds of a jewel–like little Caribbean island that a young boy rediscovers while on a visit with his best friend.

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A young boy goes with his best friend to visit the little Caribbean island where he was born.

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Overview

Fiery colors and hundreds of details evoke the sun–drenched beauty, the sweet smells, and the joyful sounds of a jewel–like little Caribbean island that a young boy rediscovers while on a visit with his best friend.

Ages 3–6

A young boy goes with his best friend to visit the little Caribbean island where he was born.

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Children's Literature - Marilyn Courtot
The bright colors and intricate artwork call to mind the sunshine, smells, and sounds of a Caribbean island. A young boy rediscovers it all when he returns to visit with his friend. A Reading Rainbow Featured Selection. 1987 (orig.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780064431460
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 6/28/1987
  • Series: Trophy Picture Bks.
  • Pages: 48
  • Sales rank: 304,877
  • Age range: 4 - 8 Years
  • Lexile: 640L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 8.25 (w) x 6.62 (h) x 0.12 (d)

Meet the Author

Frané Lessac is an American who has traveled all over the world. She now lives in Fremantle, Australia, but always looks forward to visiting Texas with her family. To bring the Lone Star State to life with gouache paints, Frané did extensive research using a video camera, a still camera, and actual and virtual tours. She is the illustrator of more than thirty books for children, including Capital! Washington D.C. from A to Z and New York, New York! The Big Apple from A to Z, both by Laura Krauss Melmed.

Frané Lessac is an American who has traveled all over the world. She now lives in Fremantle, Australia, but always looks forward to visiting Texas with her family. To bring the Lone Star State to life with gouache paints, Frané did extensive research using a video camera, a still camera, and actual and virtual tours. She is the illustrator of more than thirty books for children, including Capital! Washington D.C. from A to Z and New York, New York! The Big Apple from A to Z, both by Laura Krauss Melmed.

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