Books by Leslie Wu

BUTTERFLY TREE by Sandra Markle
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

A black rain that becomes a mysterious orange cloud over Lake Erie is the beginning for of a magical encounter with monarch butterflies for Jilly, her dog, Fudge, and her mother.

Veteran nature-writer Markle, who has written recently of places as disparate as Nova Scotia, Australia and China, here offers a gentle free-verse narrative based on a never-to-be-forgotten experience from her own Ohio childhood. Read full book review >

THE VERY BEST DADDY OF ALL by Marion Dane Bauer
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2004

Just in time for Father's Day, Newbery Honor author Bauer offers a companion to My Mother Is Mine (2001). Read full book review >

ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 1998

A desperate, pregnant mother cat seeks shelter in a Parisian theater, just in time to provide a home for her kittens. Read full book review >