Please, Louise
written by Toni Morrison & Slade Morrison

A library card unlocks a new life for a young girl in this picture book about the power of imagination, from the Nobel Prize–winning author Toni Morrison.

Inspired by Pulitzer Prize–winning author Toni Morrison’s experience working in a library as a young girl, this engaging picture book celebrates the wonders of reading, the enchanting capacity of the imagination, and, of course, the splendor of libraries.

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Awards
Society of Illustrators Original Art Show


Reviews
Booklist
” A cozy way to address the subject of fears—and to get children to the library.

Kirkus
“Strickland’s watercolor-and-gouache paintings are delicate, detailed and beautiful. Louise is a lovely child and a poster girl for reading.”