A rediscovered modern classic for today's generation in an updated, beautifully illustrated edition.All but unavailable since 2009, this delightful, important modern classic is back by public demand - revitalised in an updated, beautifully illustrated new edition for young readers. Celebrated author Leslea Newman and bestselling illustrator Laura Cornell tell the story of a little girl called Heather. Heather's favourite number is two - she has two arms, two legs, two pets and two lovely mummies. But when Heather goes to school for the first time, someone asks her about her daddy - and Heather doesn't have a daddy! But then the class all draw portraits of their families, and not one single drawing is the same. Heather and her classmates realize, it doesn't matter who makes up a family, the most important thing is that all the people in it love one another very much.
Leslea Newman is the author of more than 50 books for adults and children, including The Eight Nights of Chanukah. She lives in Holyoke, Massachusetts. David Slonim has written and illustrated many children's books. He lives in Anderson, Indiana.More about Leslea Newman
Jamie Lee Curtis is an author, activist, sister, friend, wife, and most importantly, mother. She is the New York Times - bestselling author of numerous picture books, including Tell Me Again About The Night I Was Born , Today I Feel Silly , I'm Going To Like Me, and My Brave Year of FirMore about Laura Cornell