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.
I read this book often to the children in my class, but I think that adults can get a lot out of it as well. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Mirrani
Every child must have this book. It is so much fun to read. Every time anyone in our family says "I know," it's followed by "Isn't it great!" Love this book!Published 4 months ago by Carrie Campau
best book ever for all of those who prefer to play with the dogs rather than stay with the herdPublished 5 months ago by April Lindner
My three year old son loved this one, as did I. Very sweet book that is both funny and has a great storyline.Published 5 months ago by tmims
BEST CHILDREN'S BOOK EVER, especially if you have children that "beat to their own drum."Published 5 months ago by Robin Lubguban
This is super cute! When I'm married and have kids I'm going to use this to teach them to read.Published 6 months ago by Grace