A Hen for Izzy Pippik
Praise For A Hen for Izzy Pippik…
This is a book to savor and reread ...—Booklist
Steadfast and quietly amusing, Shaina is a girl to admire.—Kirkus Reviews
... charmingly told with pleasing conversational patterns and alliteration. ... A good choice where folktales or character education stories are in demand.—School Library Journal
Traditional Talmudic and Islamic texts form the bones of the story, which is delivered with a deft and witty touch.—Jewish Book World
A great story that illustrates how a child who sees the world in black and white is introduced to shades of grey, with the help of her grandfather.—The Victoria Times Colonist
Kids Can Press, 9781554532438, 32pp.
Publication Date: March 1, 2012
About the Author
Marie Lafrance lives in Montreal, Quebec. She has provided illustrations for magazines, newspapers, posters, billboards and dozens of educational books for children. Now she primarily works on picture books, using her warm and gently humorous illustrations to delight and entertain children of all ages.