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Hopping and stopping, Squirrel sees deer!
But not her mama. She isn’t here.
Through a simple narrative about a squirrel looking for her family, Into the Forest introduces different animal families as they go about their daily lives. With a gentle rhyming text and beautiful illustrations, Into the Forest’s die-cut pages and embossing make this the perfect tactile package for little hands.
About the Author
Laura Baker grew up in Canada with a passion for stories. She now lives in a lovely coastal town in South Wales with her husband, her son, and a big basset hound. Nadia Taylor is a designer and printmaker based in London. Her colorful prints are filled with bold shapes and striking patterns. She has worked on large-scale hand-painted murals, book covers, greeting cards, gift wrap, and packaging.
"The layering gives readers a sense of heading deeper into a forest grove, while the bumpy textures in the Popsicle-shaped trees provide an appealing hands-on experience."
— Publishers Weekly
"A sweet introduction to some of the animals that inhabit a North American forest . . . Young readers will love the layered and shaped die-cut pages that reveal a different group of animals on each spread.”
— Kirkus Reviews