Too Purpley!

Too Purpley!

By Jean Reidy; Genevieve LeLoup (Illustrator)

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, Hardcover, 9781599903071, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 19, 2010


"Too purpley, too tickly, too puckery, too prickly "

There is not a single outfit in the closet that our little fashion plate wants to wear. She tries on everything, but nothing is quite right. And the outfits are getting wilder by the minute

It's a scene that is all too familiar to parents, wrapped up in a package that is all too difficult to resist: a playful rhyme scheme and colorful, textile-driven art.

About the Author
Author Jean Reidy's been told that a naughty little kid lurks somewhere inside her - and she takes that as a high compliment. She writes from her home in Greenwood Village, Colorado where she lives with her husband, Mike. She has four children and hoards of nieces and nephews who provide her endless inspiration. Too Purpley! was her first picture book, and this is her second. Please visit her at