Little Blue and Little Yellow

Little Blue and Little Yellow Cover

Little Blue and Little Yellow

By Leo Lionni

Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780375860133, 48pp.

Publication Date: October 13, 2009

Description
Little Blue and Little Yellow are best friends, but one day they can t find each other. When they finally do, they give each other such a big hug that they turn green How they find their true colors again concludes a wonderfully satisfying story told with colorful pieces of torn paper and very few words. Leo Lionni launched his children's book career in 1959 with "Little Blue and Little Yellow, " and this 50th-anniversary edition, complete with Lionni's own explanation of how the book came to be, is sure to resonate with children today.


About the Author
Leo Lionni wrote and illustrated more than 40 picture books, including four Caldecott Honor Books. He died in 1999 at the age of 89.

"From the Hardcover edition."



Praise For Little Blue and Little Yellow

“An unusual, imaginative, stimulating, and appealing picture book.” —The Horn Book Magazine

“Abstract art with heart.” —School Library Journal’s Top 100 Picture Books Poll (voted #66)