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 super cute! When I'm married and have kids I'm going to use this to teach them to read.Published 12 days ago by Grace
Ohhhh, Woolbur!! You are one of my all-time favorites. The illustrations just crack us up...we cackle every time we read this book, which is often. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Avis Hutchinson
It is a creative and fun read, the grandkids love it and I can't wait to share it with school children as part of my weaving program.Published 2 months ago by Dena J. Crider
This is one of my favorite books the kids bring home from the school library. I had to buy it for my nephew!Published 4 months 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 5 months ago by KCW
"Isn't great!" One of my students & my granddaughter's favorites!Published 5 months ago by L. Hontz