Leslie Helakoski is the author of The Smushy Bus and Big Chickens, a Junior Library Guild selection. Born and raised near New Orleans, Leslie Helakoski received a degree in advertising from the University of Louisiana and one in illustration from Northern Michigan University. She now lives in Lawton, Michigan, with her family.
Lee Harper is an artist, teacher, and storyteller. Looking for the Easy Life is his fourth picture book. Lee also illustrated woolbur, by Leslie Helakoski, with "lumpy, expressive ovines, especially the wild-wooled Woolbur," that brought the "delightful tale of independence to life" (Kirkus Reviews); Turkey Trouble, by Wendi Silvano; and Snow! Snow! Snow!, the first book he both wrote and illustrated. Lee lives in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, with his family.
This is one of my favorite books the kids bring home from the school library. I had to buy it for my nephew!Published 5 days ago by JAMIE A COSTELLO
This is one of our favorite books! Even though my kids are long past picture books, I still buy this for all the new mothers in my life :)Published 1 month ago by KCW
Beautiful story and extremely beautiful artwork! I have ordered several copies of this book for family members.Published 3 months ago by D. E. Mueller
Its about begin yourself, being free to do things different, and embracing your uniqueness. I highly recommend this book! Very sweet!Published 4 months ago by K. Godfrey
Not only will children love this book but all the spinners and knitters in the world. It teaches a great lesson.Published 4 months ago by Zadie Jackson
The illustrations are adorable, but this is one more children's book that makes the parents out to be bad guys. Be warned of that. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Jim and Ellen Chappell
Woolbur was hilarious and he was very different from other sheep. He looked so strange. This is definitely one of my favorite books. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Emily Cox