So You Want To Build a Library
Authored by Lindsay Leslie
Illustrated by Aviel Basil
Unwrapping Some Illustrations for You
Ahhhhhh.... like to build a dream library of your very own? What kind of library would you create? This book is all about an imaginative library one little girl builds with the help of her friends. A million stories high? Noooo problem. The sky is the limit when you have a giant friend to help out. Her magical home for books is filled with floofy chairs, gigantic water slides, tall ladders, a bathtub, trained dragons, an unlimited ice cream bar and teeny, tiny nooks for fairies to curl up and read their favourite stories.
The illustrations make the text almost animated. They are colourful, fun, engaging and busy. This book would be a great conversation starter as to what your child would include in their library if they created one. The book celebrates the love of libraries and of reading. I highly recommend it.
Storywraps Rating - 5 HUGS!
Meet the Author
Lindsay Leslie is the author of multiple picture books, including This Book Is Spineless, Nova the Star Eater, and Dusk Explorers. If she could build a library, hers would include a fireplace, over-sized chairs, and cuddly dogs to snuggle. She lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband, two kids, two fur-beasts, a guinea pig, and a tortoise.
About the Illustrator
Aviel Basil graduated from the Shenkar College of Design in Tel Aviv, Israel, with a degree in graphic design. He has illustrated more than a dozen children's books and created art for magazines, advertisements, and apps. His style and bright palette are inspired by 1950s illustration. He works and lives in Tel Aviv.
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