2006, Buckaroo Book Award, Nominee2007, Flicker Tale Children's Book Award, Nominee
Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Jen Corace strike beautiful balance between story and art in Little Pea. -- The New York Times A sweet and amusing story to which little picky eaters can relate:
If Little Pea
doesn't eat all of his sweets, there will be no vegetables for dessert What's a young pea to do? A delightful twist on a classic parent predicament, children will enjoy the unique tale and find themselves relating with Little Pea
more than expected.
- An entertaining story about meal times with charming text that families can enjoy together
- Features simple, yet impactful illustrations that are engaging and help readers connect to the story
- Amy Krouse Rosenthal is a Chicago-based writer and Mama Pea. She is the author of Encyclopedia of Our Ordinary Life
. This is her first children's book Picky eaters will enjoy the subtle humor of this topsy-turvy tale.
-- School Library Journal Fans of Little Oink, Little Hoot, and Duck Rabbit will enjoy the sweet musings of Little Pea and his loving family adventures.
- Great family read-aloud book
- Books for kids ages 2-4
- Books for preschool and up
About the Author
Amy Krouse Rosenthal is a Chicago-based writer and Mama Pea. She is the author of Encyclopedia of Our Ordinary Life . This is her first children's book.
Jen Corace grew up in New Jersey where she spent a lot of time in her bedroom, drawing, and scheming. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design with a BFA in Illustration, she can still be found in Rhode Island, drawing and scheming the day away.