Ask Me

Ask Me

By Bernard Waber; Suzy Lee (Illustrator)

Hmh Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780547733944, 40pp.

Publication Date: July 14, 2015


"Ask me what I like?"

"What do you like?"

A father and daughter walk through their neighborhood, brimming with questions as they explore their world. With so many things to enjoy, and so many ways to ask and talk about them, it's a snapshot of an ordinaryday in a world that's anything but. This story is a heartwarming and inviting picture book with a tenderly written story by Bernard Waber and glorious illustrations by Suzy Lee.

About the Author
Bernard Waber was the beloved author/illustrator of more than thirty picture books, including Courage, Ira Sleeps Over, and Do You See a Mouse? With the publication of The House on East 88th Street in 1962, his Lyle, Lyle Crocodile series of books became a mainstay of children's literature. A Literary Landmark plaque commemorating the adventures of this endearing New York City reptile can now be found on East 88th Street and Bernard Waber's artwork is the subject of a traveling retrospective exhibit, curated by the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art. You can learn more about him at

Suzy Lee is the creator of Wave and Shadow, both of which were chosen as New York Times Best Illustrated Children s Books.You can learn more about her at