Not a Stick

Not a Stick

By Antoinette Portis

HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover, 9780061123252, 32pp.

Publication Date: December 2007


Antoinette Portis again captures the thrill of when pretend feels so real that it becomes real. With a stick in hand, the options are endless--whether it's conducting an orchestra, painting a masterpiece, or slaying a dragon--give a child a stick and let imagination take over and the magic begin.

About the Author
Antoinette Portis is the author of many inventive books, including "Not a Box", a "New York Times "Best Illustrated Book and a Geisel Honor Book. She is the recipient of a Sendak Fellowship. "Froodle" is her first book for Roaring Brook Press. Ms. Portis lives in southern California.