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Leaf Man
Leaf Man

Leaf Man

3-5

JUVENILE FICTION

32 Pages, 10.75 x 8.5

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book, PDF

Hardcover Picture Book, $16.99 (US $16.99) (CA $22.99)

Publication Date: March 2019

ISBN 9780807544167

Rights: WOR

Albert Whitman & Company (Mar 2019)

Price: $16.99
 
 

Overview

A richly illustrated fable of hope, perseverance, and renewal

While wandering through a field of stumps that was once a forest, a boy collects twigs and sticks and leaves that remain and decides to create something new. He makes a figure—a leaf man—who inspires him to dream and invent, to plant the seed for a better world. Based on the ancient folklore of the "green man" as a symbol of renewal, lyrical text and immersive visual storytelling fills this uplifting picture book with optimism for the future.

Author Biography

Patricia J. Miranda's poems have appeared in numerous literary magazines. She lives with her husband, Chris O'Leary, and their two daughters in Ohio. Chris O'Leary illustrated Mama Played Baseball and other picture books. He lives with his wife, Patricia Miranda, and their two daughters.