Books by Orianne Lallemand

LITTLE MOLE, PLEASE OPEN THE DOOR! by Orianne Lallemand
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 2, 2018

"A deceptively simple tale guaranteed to tickle wee readers. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Unexpected visitors interrupt Little Mole one cold winter night. Read full book review >
THE WOLF WHO LEARNED SELF-CONTROL by Orianne Lallemand
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 4, 2018

"The heavy-handed lesson and underdeveloped characters hinder this picture book's attempt to convey a positive message. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Wolf—the star of several picture books originally published in France—has many forest friends, but his inability to regulate his emotions interferes with his relationships. Read full book review >
THE WOLF WHO DIDN'T LIKE TO READ by Orianne Lallemand
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2018

"Read more—and more expansively. (Picture book. 3-6)"
He loves to eat books, but reading them…not so much. Read full book review >
THE WOLF WHO WANTED TO BE AN ARTIST by Orianne Lallemand
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"Flaky fun. (Picture book. 3-6)"
How can the Wolf best express his creativity? Read full book review >
THE WOLF WHO WANTED TO BE A SUPERHERO by Orianne Lallemand
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"Superpowers may fail, but true friends are always there in need. (Picture book. 5-7)"
An inept wolf discovers there's more to being a superhero than sporting a "super-mind-boggling" costume. Read full book review >
THE BLUE BIRD'S PALACE by Orianne Lallemand
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2016

"With its folkloric elements, positive but not preachy message about sharing, and strong visual presentation, this will make an excellent read-aloud. (Picture book. 6-9)"
Natasha, deprived of maternal love by her mother's death but adored by her farmer father, grows into a selfish young woman in this original tale "inspired by the Russian folk tradition" and first published in France. Read full book review >