Lit for Little Hands (Board book)
Anne of Green Gables
Familius, 9781641701921, 16pp.
Publication Date: September 22, 2020
"People laugh at me because I use big words. But if you have big ideas, you have to use big words to express them, haven't you?"
Fall in love with the precocious Anne Shirley all over again! Filled with interactive wheels and pull-tabs, and lavishly illustrated, Lit for Little Hands: Anne of Green Gables is an unprecedented kid's introduction to L. M. Montgomery's beloved classic coming-of-age novel. Unlike many board books that tackle the classics, Lit for Little Hands tells the actual story in simple, engaging prose?. Gorgeous illustrations transport the reader to Prince Edward Island, while tons of interactive elements invite kids to join Anne in one mishap after another—from cracking her slate over Gilbert's head to finding a dead mouse in the pudding sauce! Fans of the novel will be delighted by the book's attention to detail and clever use of original dialogue. And the book's super-sturdy board means everyone can enjoy this heartwarming story over . . . and over . . . and over again!
About the Author
Brooke Jorden earned a BA in English and editing from Brigham Young University. The author of the Lit for Little Hands series and other books for children, Brooke is also the managing editor at Familius and the mother of three.
Olga Skomorokhova was born and grew up in Russia. She specializes in magazine and book illustrations and other commissioned and personal projects and is inspired by travel and people; thus you can see a lot of botanical, architectural, and animalistic topics in her art.