There is a little island in the ocean—and this book is about how it is on that little island, how the seasons and the storm and the day and night change it, how the lobsters and seals and gulls and everything else live on it, and what the kitten who comes to visit finds out about it.
Margaret Wise Brown
About Margaret Wise Brown
Margaret Wise Brown—probably most famous for writing Good Night Moon and The Runaway Bunny—was also a prolific and bestselling Golden Books author. Her Golden Egg Book, Home for a Bunny, The Color Kittens, and The Sailor Dog count among the most popular storybooks for children of the last 60 years.
WINNER 1947 Caldecott Medal Winner
The Little Island by Margaret Wise Brown writing as Golden MacDonald; illustrated by Leonard Weisgard