Today I bring to you a story that so many children can relate to. Author PJ McIlvaine brilliantly uncovered a topic felt by so many little ones, including my own.
Presenting LITTLE LENA AND THE BIG TABLE
Genre: Picture Book
Publisher: Big Belly Books
Author: Pj McIlvaine
Illustrator: Leila Nabih
Synopsis: Little Lena has her heart set to sit at the big table. But every year her family tells her she’s just not big enough. Little Lena is determined to show everyone how big she is.
This book is full of heartfelt charm and it’s simple text along with the illustrations, paint the perfect picture of the lovely, but often chaotic atmosphere at family gatherings.
LITTLE LENA AND THE BIG TABLE is a great story to have on hand, especially before family events!
My children’s favorite part is when Lena discovers how boring the adult table really is. Ganny takes out her teeth, mom shows embarrassing photos, Uncle Ron spits when he speaks—lots of humor sure to make your child laugh.
You can purchase this picture book at your local bookstore or www.bigbellybookco.com
I received a free copy from the publisher to give my honest review.