Toronto Public Library First and Best Booklist, 2011
"Gay puts many delightful quirks into a highly recognizable tale of sibling rivalry, and her singular illustrationsa delicate mix of watercolor, pencil, pastels and acrylicsare unique and captivating." Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review
a heartwarming tale of love and bravery …" School Library Journal
[a] fresh spin on a story about learning how to be an older sibling." Publisher's Weekly
About the Author
Marie-Louise Gay is a world-renowned author and illustrator of children’s books. She has won many prestigious awards, including the Governor General’s Award, the Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Award, the Vicky Metcalf Award and the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award. She has also been nominated for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award and the Hans Christian Andersen Award. Her books have been translated into more than fifteen languages and are loved by children all over the world. Her most recent book, Roslyn Rutabaga and the Biggest Hole on Earth! has received starred reviews from School Library Journal, Kirkus Reviews and Quill & Quire.