Flora and the Flamingo

Author(s): Molly Idle

Picture Books

A 2014 Caldecott Honor Book In this innovative wordless picture book with interactive flaps, Flora and her graceful flamingo friend explore the trials and joys of friendship through an elaborate synchronized dance. With a twist, a turn, and even a flop, these unlikely friends learn at last how to dance together in perfect harmony. Full of humor and heart, this stunning performance (and splashy ending!) will have readers clapping for more! And coming this October! Having mastered ballet in Flora and the Flamingo, Flora takes to the ice and forms an unexpected friendship in Flora and the Penguin.


Product Information

"This delightful romp... will appeal to flamingo and ballet fans alike." - School library Journal, starred review

Molly Idle began her career as an artist working for DreamWorks Feature Animation, and from there she leapt into the world of children's books. She lives in Tempe, Arizona, where she dances through life with her handsome husband, mischievous children, and fabulous family and friends.

General Fields

  • : 9781452110066
  • : Chronicle Books
  • : Chronicle Books
  • : December 2012
  • : 254mm X 203mm
  • : United States
  • : February 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : en
  • : en
  • : Molly Idle
  • : Molly Idle
  • : Molly Idle
  • : Molly Idle
  • : Full-colour throughout
  • : 313
  • : Full-colour throughout
  • : 313
  • : Hardback
  • : Hardback
  • : 44
  • : 44