Now in board book, the beloved story about a little girl with a big imagination from the award-winning team of Sara O'Leary and Julie Morstad.
Sadie is a little girl with a big imagination. She has been a girl who lived under the sea and a boy raised by wolves. She has had adventures in wonderland and visited the world of fairytales. She whispers to the dresses in her closet and talks to birds in the treetops. She has wings that take her anywhere she wants to go, but that always bring her home again. She likes to make things boats out of boxes and castles out of cushions. But more than anything Sadie likes stories, because you can make them from nothing at all. For Sadie, the world is so full of wonderful possibilities...This is Sadie, and this is her story.
|Product dimensions:||5.38(w) x 7.56(h) x 0.60(d)|
|Age Range:||3 Months to 2 Years|
About the Author
SARA O'LEARY is a writer of fiction for both adults and children. She is the author of the award-winning series of Henry books: When You Were Small, Where You Came From and When I Was Small, all illustrated by Julie Morstad. A graduate of the UBC Creative Writing Program, she has taught screenwriting and writing for children at Concordia University in Montreal. Sara was named for a grandmother who was called Sadie all her life. She is happy to have a child to name after her.
JULIE MORSTAD is an author, illustrator and artist living in Vancouver, BC. Her book How To marked her authorial debut, and received starred reviews in Kirkus, School Library Journal and Quill & Quire, was a Governor General's Award nominee, and won the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award. She is also the illustrator of When You Were Small, recipient of the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award; When I Was Small, winner of the Christie Harris Illustrated Children's Literature Prize; Swan: The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova; Today; and When Green Becomes Tomatoes, which has recieved numerous starred reviews.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Let your imagination fly with Sadie as she swims under the sea, lives in fairy tales and has a host of other adventures as this is her own story. Sadie does not require a lot of props to set out on her adventures, for she’s very creative, using sometimes a tree or an empty box, this is all that she needs to set her imagination flying. I liked the simple text that accompanies the story and the wide variety of adventures that Sadie takes. The illustrations are busy, colorful and detailed. I do believe as a child, there is a bit of Sadie is all of us.