Author & Illustrator

Frané Lessac

I grew up in a small town on top of the Palisades in New Jersey. From my bedroom window, I could see the famous skyscraper skyline of New York City. In the hot summer months I could hear the shrieks of people riding on the roller coaster at a nearby amusement park.

My work has led me on many adventures in numerous countries. Traveling continues to be a major source of inspiration for my work as I render my impression of a country and its way of life in oil and gouache paintings. My greatest ambition is to instill pride and self-esteem in children about their unique heritage and their own ability to capture in it pictures and words.

Website

https://www.franelessac.com
Most Recent Book
Under the Southern Cross book

Gallery

picture Books

Under the Southern Cross book
Under the Southern Cross
We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga book
We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga
A Is for Australian Animals book
A Is for Australian Animals
Pattan's Pumpkin book
Pattan's Pumpkin
Clouds book
Clouds
New York, New York! book
New York, New York!

Collaborators

Traci Sorell
Traci Sorell
Anne Rockwell
Anne Rockwell
Chitra Soundar
Chitra Soundar
Laura Krauss Melmed
Laura Krauss Melmed
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