Flora and the Chicks (Board book)

A Counting Book by Molly Idle

By Molly Idle

Chronicle Books, 9781452146577, 20pp.

Publication Date: March 7, 2017

List Price: 9.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Inspired by the main character of the Caldecott Honor book Flora and the Flamingo, this new series of board books is perfect for the very youngest Flora fans. When a nest of eggs begins to hatch, how will Flora ever keep up with so many chicks? Featuring fold-out pages and Molly Idle's graceful artwork, this adorable counting book will delight young children as they master new words and concepts.

About the Author

Molly Idle began her career as an artist working for DreamWorks Animation, and from there she leapt into the world of children's books. She is the author of the Caldecott Honor–winning Flora and the Flamingo as well as its companions, Flora and the Penguin and Flora and the Peacocks, among other picture books. She lives in Tempe, Arizona.

Praise For Flora and the Chicks: A Counting Book by Molly Idle

"Flora is as graceful as ever. count on multiple readings."-Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Will delight Flora's young fans."-The Horn Book Magazine

"These chicks are an adorable brood."-Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"Must-have for any board book collection."-School Library Journal, starred review