Once there was a little island in the ocean. That little island changes as the seasons come and go. The storm and the day and night change it. So do the lobsters and seals and gulls that stop by. Then one day a kitten visits the little island and learns a secret that every child will enjoy.
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