Lucy has a special gift–she can make the sun smile. One day, when the Earth gets sick, Lucy can feel its pain and begins to cry. Her tears land on the wings of a dragonfly who travels across the planet, spreading the message of the ailing Earth to anyone who will listen. A certain young boy who meets the dragonfly realizes that something must be done. Along with his village and others around the world, he and his family begin to heal the Earth and Lucy with small and thoughtful gestures.
Growing up in suburban Quebec, Caroline Hamel’s dad converted their shed into a mini-farm! Caroline drew inspiration from the animals there and started doodling. After studying graphic design and illustrating various press publications, this young mother of 2 soon turned her attention to children’s books. Today she lives in Montreal with her family.