Readers will enjoy a day in the life of a cow named Buttercup in this poetic and heartwarming picture book. Called a “read-aloud gem” by Quill & Quire, this picture book will delight children with its creative use of language and endearing illustrations. In rhyming text that winds like a creek through a farmer’s field, the book takes readers on a journey through one lovely day in Buttercup’s life. Whether she is ruminating on the mud beneath her feet or on the moon and the stars in the blue-black sky, she draws us deep into her rich and wonderful world, reminding us all to be grateful for life’s simple pleasures.
Andrea is the author and illustrator of eighteen children’s books, the mother of two sons, and currently lives on Unionvile, Ontario with her beagle Tillie. She studied at Dawson College and then Ontario College of Art, and before becoming a children’s book author, founded and ran a toy company for five years.