"Energetic and appealing to young artists everywhere, this one is a winner."
School Library Journal"...spread after spread is a riot of color, goofy fantasy, and well-choreographed freneticism."
Publishers Weekly"... budding artists and those who have ever felt misunderstood will cheer on this 'time out' king."
About the Author
Jean Reidy (www.jeanreidy.com) is a freelance writer whose articles and essays have appeared in more than fifty publications, includingFamily Fun
andThe Christian Science Monitor
. Her first two picture books,Too Pickley!
were both published by Bloomsbury USA and illustrated by Genevieve Leloup.Light Up the Night
, illustrated by Caldecott-Honoree Margaret Chodos-Irvine,
hits shelves in October 2011. Jean lives in Denver with her husband and four children.