By Aubrey Davis
"Nicely paced textual content and colourful scratchboard-like pictures are fantastically attached, with the wandering chicks' paths drawn in crazy traces. it is a ebook to appreciate and reread, within the culture of Margot Zemach's 'It may possibly constantly Be Worse'." --Booklist
"... sharp-witted story drawn from Jewish and Islamic resources. Lafrance merits a different shout-out for her paintings -- she proves once more that she s a unprecedented expertise who can mix naif rendering with a hugely subtle and regularly creative experience of composition. a while 4-8." --Publishers Weekly
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She has provided illustrations for magazines, newspapers, posters, billboards, boxes of jelly powder, board games and dozens of educational books for children. Now she primarily works on picture books, using her warm and gently humorous illustrations to delight and entertain children of all ages.
D. To Blima and Leopold Liebman, their son Sam and grandson Maximilien Lafrance Liebman — M. L. ISBN 978-1-77138-080-5 (PDF) Text © 2012 Aubrey Davis Illustrations © 2012 Marie Lafrance All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted, in any form or by any means, without the prior written permission of Kids Can Press Ltd. or, in case of photocopying or other reprographic copying, a license from The Canadian Copyright Licensing Agency (Access Copyright).
Christie Award (Silver) and the Canadian Jewish Book Awards Children’s Literature Prize. Aubrey lives in Toronto, Ontario. Marie Lafrance lives in Montreal, Quebec. She has provided illustrations for magazines, newspapers, posters, billboards, boxes of jelly powder, board games and dozens of educational books for children. Now she primarily works on picture books, using her warm and gently humorous illustrations to delight and entertain children of all ages.