Books by Leslie Wu

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

"Even collections with many monarch titles will want to add this one for its masterful evocation of a child's sense of wonder at the natural world. (Picture book. 4-8)"
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. Read full book review >
THE VERY BEST DADDY OF ALL by Marion Dane Bauer
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 1, 2004

"A beautiful celebration of fathers of all species, complete with a separate greeting card to share. (Picture book. 1-5)"
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

"Brief biographical information on the artist accompanies an elegant reproduction of his work, The Rehearsal on Stage, where readers are urged to hunt for alleged evidence of the kittens' joyful rampage across the artist's page. (Picture book. 5-10)"
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 >