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The Power of Yet

Maryann Cocca-Leffler


List Price: 16.99*
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An inspiring young picture book about overcoming challenges and frustrations with the Power of Yet

I cant do it!
Cant do it yet.
This charming picture book tells the story of one small piglet who uses the Power of Yet to conquer frustration. While it may not be possible to perfectly flip pancakes or play the violin yet, with practice and patience and courage and grit, anything is possible!

Abrams Appleseed, 9781419740039, 24pp.

Publication Date: January 12, 2021

About the Author

Maryann Cocca-Leffler is the award-winning author and illustrator of more than 60 books for children, including Growing Season, Same Way Ben, and The Belonging Tree. Her book Janine was inspired by her daughter, and together they have developed a corresponding website,, with a mission to help change public perception of children with disabilities. When not working in her Portland, Maine, studio, Maryann is visiting schools and libraries to share her books. Learn more about her at