From Emily Morrison, the author of What Color Is Goodness?, comes the remarkable poetry collection Lila Duray, featuring the marvelous work of British illustrator Aileen Bennett.
Morrison stretches the bounds of imagination and enchantment in this collection infused with humor, empathy, profound truths, and delightful characters. The clever interplay of Bennett's illustrations draws the reader into the nuances of the words as they come alive in the reader's mind.
Join the likes of Lila Duray, Not So Hopeless Harry, Picky Patricia, Princess Penelope, and Earring and Chestnut. You'll find stinky feet, gluten-free diets, delicious days, and dreamy dollops of butter. It's a space where you can go on a safari, stare honesty in the face, become an astronaut, and make your own luck.
Engaging the reader with lyrical and descriptive rhyme and evoking creative expression, Lila Duray is meant to be shared and often read aloud. It may even inspire young readers to write their own poetry.
This book will be cherished by readers of all ages. Perfect for gifting or special occasions, this collector's item will be treasured for years to come.