WESLANDIA

Paul Fleischman, Author, Kevin Hawkes, Illustrator
Paul Fleischman, Author, Kevin Hawkes, Illustrator , illus. by Kevin Hawkes. Candlewick $5.99 (40p) ISBN 978-0-7636-1052-4
Reviewed on: 06/10/2002
Release date: 08/01/2002

A young nonconformist invents a self-sufficient civilization in his suburban backyard. "Words and images fluidly play off one another as Wesley creates a language for his new produce and the crop erupts into a lush tropical landscape," wrote PW in our Best Books citation. Ages 4-9. (Aug.)

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