The Little Yellow Leaf

The Little Yellow Leaf

As all the other leaves float off and fly past, Little Yellow Leaf thinks, I'm not ready yet.As the seasons change all around, Little Yellow Leaf holds on to the tree. Still not ready.Will Little Yellow Leaf ever be ready?This is a story for anyone w...

Title:The Little Yellow Leaf
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780061452239
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    The Little Yellow Leaf Reviews

  • Kathryn

    A visually beautiful book with a touching story. Little Yellow Leaf is not ready to fall from the tree--even though he watches other leaves swirling around through the autumn activities a fallen leaf ...

  • KC

    With winter approaching, one single leaf clings to a branch of a tree desperate to hold on....

  • Lisa Vegan

    Hmm. I checked and this book was first published in 2008, but it feels like one of those touchy feely books that was so popular 40 years prior to that.I loved the illustrations. They make this a beaut...

  • Melki

    The little yellow leaf clings tightly to the great oak tree. When all the other leaves have gone, he spies another on the opposite side of the tree. Will they let go, and share the adventure together?...

  • Kate Hastings

    Caldecott contender 09. A little yellow leaf isn't ready to leave-- and holds on until winter, all alone. When he discovers a red leaf at the top of the tree, they decide to let go... together. Beauti...

  • Abigail

    Reading through the reviews of this book online, I'm struck by the fact that no one else has drawn the comparison I think fairly leaps to mind. Namely, that between Carin Berger's recent The Little Ye...

  • Gwen the Librarian

    This is a graphically gorgeous and quiet fall story. It is autumn and a little yellow leaf is hanging from a tree in the forest. Other leaves start falling and flying away from their tree, but the lit...

  • Kelly

    Our library’s children’s room has a section for books featuring specific holidays or times of year. I found The Little Yellow Leaf in the autumn section and grabbed it because it had the least amo...

  • Rose

    This picture books beautifully depicts a lone leaf's struggle to not let go - it doesn't want to embrace change (i.e. the changing of the seasons; it's fall from the tree). But when it discovers a lik...

  • Kathryn

    A little story about a leaf not ready to fall from the tree. The art work is very unique. I'm not sure what the style is called, but I'd never seen it before. Now everytime I see one last leaf or two ...