Lisa in New York (Hardcover)
Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 9780375811197, 32pp.
Publication Date: April 9, 2002
Lisa visits her favorite uncle in New York City and sees the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Central Park. When she gets lost in Times Square while shopping for souvenirs, she is saved by her own cleverness and a Statue of Liberty night-light.
About the Author
Anne Gutman, the designer and writer of the Misadventures of Gaspard and Lisa series, is a children's book designer. Her husband, Georg Hallensleben, was a painter before becoming a full-time illustrator of books such as Baboon, And If the Moon Could Talk, and Night Worker. The couple lives in Paris with their daughter and too many cats.