Frané Lessac

Books by This Illustrator

Drummer Boy of John John

Illustrated by: Frané Lessac
Age Level: 3-6

Product Description: Carnival is coming, and the villagers of John John, Trinidad, are getting ready to celebrate. Best of all, the Roti King has promised free rotis — tasty fried pancakes filled with chicken, herbs, and spices — for the best band in the parade. Young Winston dreams of feasting on those delicious rotis. But there's a problem: he's not in a band! Pondering his predicament as he wanders through the village junkyard, Winston makes a curious musical discovery that may be just the ticket to realizing his dream.

Heart of Texas: A Lone Star ABC

Illustrated by: Frané Lessac
Age Level: 3-6
Get to know Texas from A to Z in this attractive and informative book (continuing the author's A to Z looks at cities). Short poems introduce one aspect of the state with lots of factual nuggets sprinkled on each vibrantly illustrated page.

The Book Boat's In

Illustrated by: Frané Lessac
Age Level: 3-6
Jesse wants a book from the floating library/bookstore that visits his town. Though he has worked and saved money, Jesse wonders if it will be sufficient. Art evokes the story's 19th century setting, inspired by an article about early barges from the author's hometown.