This book is FANTASTIC because it is all about Limelight Larry. In fact, it is SO fantastic that Larry doesn't think there is any room on the pages for anyone but him! But after Larry kicks everyone out, he wonders what IS the point of showing off all by yourself? It certainly isn't much fun. Ages 3-7
Very reminiscent of Pigeon (the Mo Willems character), Larry will have read...more
This definitely has the appeal of Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus. I'm excited to bust it out at story time....more
Curriculum: this book that can be used to talk about sharing and friendship.
I think this book is good for slightly older kids as the text in the book is colorful, different sized fonts, and simply all over the place. I think younger kids would have a hard time reading the words, I even had a bit of trouble following the flow.
A peacock called Limelight Larry wants to be the star of the book named for him. But soon other animals are cluttering the pages. When the star finally has his moment in the spotlight, what has happened to all his friends?
Leigh is an award-winning animator and worked as art director on the BAFTA-award winning animated series, Charlie and Lola.
She is also an award-winning children’s book author and illustrator, who is absolutely passionate about writing, making things up and daydreaming. Among her ma...more