Amber Was Brave, Essie Was Smart (Hardcover)

By Vera B. Williams, Vera B. Williams (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, 9780060294601, 72pp.

Publication Date: August 21, 2001



A funny book that makes you cry. A sad book that makes you laugh. A book about two sisters and their family that makes you wish you were part of it--and grateful that you are not. In short, this book is one surprise after another. The only thing that is not a surprise is that Vera B. Williams has created a wholly unforgettable, absolutely wonderful portrait of Amber, Essie, and their world. Open the book. You will never be the same again.