The Story of Esme and Sam
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9781416980100, 32pp.
Publication Date: July 7, 2009
Rhyming text and soft, colorful illustrations will take you on a city love adventure! When Esme finds herself lost in the park, she is in completely new territory. Not used to the frightful and dark night, Esme has never been outside the posh home of her owner’s penthouse. Sam, a city dog whose home is the streets, comes to her rescue. They walk around the city all night long until a love starts to grow. When Sam brings Esme back to her owner, they think they will be separated forever. But will their love survive?
Elizabeth Harbour is a graduate of the Royal College of Art and an illustrator whose work has been featured in books, magazines, greeting cards, advertising, and packaging. She teaches printmaking classes and lives in Kent, England.