Lily and her loyal companion Zeborah travel all over the world together--they can say "hello" in four different languages, they know how to navigate by bus, plane, or train, and they make friends on every continent! Micah Player uses every color of the rainbow to illustrate this sweet story about exploring the world around us and his stylish pictures should appeal to kids and adults.— LAUREN'S STAFF PICKS
Where has Lily been lately? Everywhere! In this heartfelt picture book from illustrator Micah Player, Lily—a worldtravelling girl with boundless curiosity—goes on enviable adventures with her best friend Zeborah, travelling by plane, train, boat, and even by camel. Whether venturing far away or staying close to home, Lily knows that the joy of discovery is the best way to travel each and every day. Readers and fans of the apparel line Lately Lily will appreciate this chance to join Lily on a world tour and experience the many delights of travel through her eyes.
About the Author
Micah Player (Lately Lily creative director and illustrator) was born in Anchorage, Alaska, and spent his childhood moving all over the United States with his parents and eight brothers and sisters. Micah studied graphic design at the University of Utah, and was drawn to apparel design after working at Paul Frank. Micah is the illustrator of the Around the World Puzzle, the Around the World Matching Game, and the author and illustrator of Chloe, Instead. He lives in Huntington Beach, California.
Lately Lily is a T-shirt apparel company created by Micah Player and Erin Nichols. For more about Lately Lily, visit www.latelylily.com.
"A great choice for independent readers or as a read-aloud."--School Library Journal
"fFashions children into curators and creators of their own travel impressions and memories. "--The Children's Book Review
"Those who know me will know why, personally, I was very happy to see a new series coming out of author/illustrator Micah Player called Lately Lily: The Adventures of a Traveling Girl."--Elizabeth Bird, New York Public Library Collections Specialist
"There's no denying the élan of Player's colorful, cartooned illustrations or the gamine charm of his breezily confident heroine."--Publishers Weekly
"Before your next trip, introduce your little one to Lately Lily."--Parents Magazine