My Little Island

written and illus. by Frané Lessac

Fiery colors and hundreds of details evoke the sun–drenched beauty, the sweet smells, and the joyful sounds of a jewel–like little Caribbean island that a young boy rediscovers while on a visit with his best friend.

  • Imprint: Macmillan (UK/Caribbean), Harpercollins (USA/South Africa)


St. Marteen Children's Book of the Year

1985 Books for Children (Library of Congress)

Reading Rainbow Feature Book

My Little Island

Author/Illustrator Frané Lessac reads her book, My Little Island. A young boy goes with his best friend to visit the little Caribbean island where he was born.

About Frané

Frané loves to travel and create books based on her worldwide journeys. She is an artist and an author-illustrator, publishing over fifty books for children. Frané speaks at festivals in Australia and overseas sharing the process of writing and illustrating books, empowering both children and adults.