Once there was a little island in the ocean. That little island changes as the seasons come and go. The storm and the day and night change it. So do the lobsters and seals and gulls that stop by. Then one day a kitten visits the little island and learns a secret that every child will enjoy.
Margaret Wise Brown, who also wrote under the pseudonym of Golden MacDonald, published more than 100 books for children.
Leonard Weisgard illustrated more than 100 children’s books.
From the Hardcover edition.
Good accompaniment by the author of Good Night Moon. The girls lover the cat talking to the fish.Published 1 month ago by mcewin
The Little Island by Golden MacDonald and Leonard Weisgard is a simple fantasy fiction story about a small quiet island. Read morePublished on Jan. 21 2004
A little island in the big ocean is rich with wildlife and nature despite its remote location and seeming isolation, and rich and gorgeous watercolors accompany Margaret Wise Brown... Read morePublished on Oct. 6 2003 by Midwest Book Review
The Little Island is a book k about a little island and what happens to it over the course of a small amount of time. Read morePublished on Sept. 23 2003
_The Little Island_ has always been and continues to be my favorite children's book -- and perhaps my favorite book of all (close second: _Kees_ by Marian King). Read morePublished on Jan. 2 2002
The book tells how a little island changes in the seasons. A cat visits the island and wonders how it is connected to the land. Read morePublished on March 24 2001