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By Frané Lessac
Illustrated by Frané Lessac

With vivid colors and an invitingly naive touch, Frané Lessac leads a laid-back counting lesson in true island style.

Take a trip to the Caribbean, where one little island offers many exotic items to count! Here the three hilltop houses are painted in tropical hues, the five market ladies wear shady hats, the nine limbo dancers sway on a sunny beach, and the ten wildly dressed children celebrate carnival time. With vivid colors and an invitingly naive touch, Frané Lessac leads a laid-back counting lesson in true island style.

  • "A fiesta of colours and images dominate this shimmering, educational book." - Publisher's Weekly.
  • Featuring vivid colours and an invitingly naive touch, the illustrations of Frane Lessac will delight her young audience.

About the author

Frane Lessac is an author and illustrator of international renown having over forty children's books published throughout the world. She was born in the USA and lived on the Caribbean island of Montserrat and London before moving to Australia. Frane has contributed her distinctive paintings to many critically acclaimed children's picture books, including My Little Island, a Reading rainbow feature book. On the Same Day in March named Top Ten Science Books by ALA Booklist. Her contribution to Amnesty International's We Are All Born Free celebrating the Universal Declaration of Human Rights has been translated into more than 30 languages and a USBBY Outstanding International Book. Her latest books include: The Mayflower, written by Mark Greenwood and published by Holiday House, Midnight, to be published by Candlewick in 2015 and A is for Australia, Walker Books in early 2015.

ISBN: 9780763635183
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Board Book
Release Date: February 1, 2008
Dimensions: 175 x 198mm, 24pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $15.99
New Zealand RRP: $17.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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