Author(s): Lane Smith
The companion title to It's a Book, now in nappies! A playful exchange between an uninformed young donkey and a book-loving young ape brings Lane Smith's bestselling It's a Book to an even younger audience. This fun and satisfying board book is perfect for small hands, so now the message about the joy of reading can be shared with toddlers too.
Lane Smith is a bestselling author and illustrator best known in the UK for IT'S A BOOK (978-0-330-54402-3), his wonderfully observed picture book which provides a playful examination of print as a medium in the modern age. Lane's most recent picture book offering for Macmillan is the poignant and touching GRANDPA GREEN (978-1-4472-1835-7) in which a grandpa's memories are told to his grandson through the shapes of his trees. Lane is a huge star in his native US where his picture books regularly feature at the top of the New York Times bestseller list. He lives in a small town in rural Connecticut with his wife, Molly, a picture book designer.