Poems that ring with Caribbean rhythm follow a young girl in Trinidad throughout her day. Glowing pastel illustrations perfectly complement this celebration of life in the West Indies. "A colorful glimpse of a captivating world."Kirkus Reviews
|Edition description:||1st ed|
|Product dimensions:||9.28(w) x 11.16(h) x 0.34(d)|
|Age Range:||4 - 8 Years|
About the Author
Lynn Joseph was born in Trinidad and is the author of many picture books for children about her island home, including A Wave in Her Pocket, An Island Christmas, The Mermaid's Twin Sister, and Jump Up Time: A Trinidad Carnival Story. This is her second novel about the Dominican Republic, following her acclaimed book The Color of My Words, winner of the Américas Award. She has two sons, Jared and Brandt, and resides in New York and Bermuda.