In the Red Canoe

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Orca Book Publishers, Oct 11, 2016 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Ducks and frogs, swallows and dragonflies, beaver lodges and lily pads--a multitude of wonders enchant the child narrator in this tender, beautifully illustrated picture book. A tribute to those fragile, wild places that still exist, In the Red Canoe celebrates the bond between grandparent and grandchild and invites nature lovers of all ages along for the ride.

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In the Red Canoe

User Review  - Laura Bifano - Publishers Weekly

Davidson and Bifano make their picture book debuts with a quiet account of a girl’s day on the lake with her grandfather. The girl narrates in sturdy rhyming verse (“We don’t say much—we mostly look ... Read full review

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wonderful rhyme, lake discovery Read full review

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About the author (2016)

Leslie A. Davidson has always been a writer, though it wasn't until retirement that she finally found time for the stories that tapped on her consciousness throughout years of teaching and parenting. Leslie's writing celebrates the things that matter most to her: family, friendship and the natural world. In the Red Canoeis her first picture book. Leslie and her husband live in Revelstoke, British Columbia, where three young grandchildren inspire her and fill her days with joy. For more information, visit .

Laura Bifano grew up in the rainy Pacific Northwest of Canada, where she spent her days running around in the forest and drawing pictures. Since graduating from the Alberta College of Art and Design in 2008, she divides her time between freelance work, fine art and animated shows and feature films. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information, visit . Follow her on Twitter @Bifanoland.

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