La La La: A Story of Hope
Conceived by Kate DiCamillo and featuring an enchanting illustrator, this nearly wordless graphic story follows a little girl in search of someone who understands.In this nearly wordless story, Flora and Ulysses' Kate DiCamillo and illustrator Jaime Kim convey a lonely child's longing for a friend. "La la la..." A little girl stands alone and sings, but hears no response. Gathering her courage and her curiosity, she skips further out into the world, singing away to the trees and the pond and the reeds - but no song comes back to her. Day passes into night, and the girl dares to venture into the darkness toward the light of the moon, climbing as high as she can... Now, will she be heard? With a subtle palette and captivating expressiveness, Jaime Kim brings to life an endearing character and a transcendent landscape that invite readers along on an emotionally satisfying journey.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing
A young girl goes singing through the world, only to find that she gets no answer. Her trilling "la la la" elicits no response from the trees, the pond, or the moon. Then she falls asleep, and is ... Read full review
La La La: A Story of HopeUser Review - Publishers Weekly
A small girl with blunt-cut hair and a determined look shuts her eyes and folds her hands. “La,” she sings. She tries a few more notes: “La La La.” Nothing happens. She wanders across the pages and ... Read full review