Lucy & Company by Marianne Dubuc (Kids Can Press)

Cp-67ofWIAE8MobLucy & Company‘ is a trio of everyday stories extraordinarily brought to life by Marianne Dubuc in her own beautifully understated style.

It takes a playful look at friendship and taking adventures together. Be it finding buried treasure or the perfect picnic place.

Cp-67uAWAAA2QJDIn each gloriously simple and whimsical tale, there’s an overwhelming tenderness and childish innocence which makes each story even more appealing.

With small surprises to be had along the way, there’s plenty of fun to share with a diverse and quirky line-up of companions.

Cp-67pAXgAAUEFeThis short selection of stories is reminiscent of the types of bedtime reads we once pored over as children, but with a refreshingly contemporary twist.

The organically framed illustrations and muted palettes make for a highly enjoyable read.

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Marianne Dubuc’s sympathetic illustrative style and thoughtful storytelling are a picture book match made in heaven.

The composition of her spreads and the layout of her text is undoubtedly set to delight young readers everywhere.

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