Winner of the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award for
Illustration, and a finalist for the Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz
Children''s Book Award
Roslyn Rutabaga is an exuberant, feisty young rabbit with a
vivid imagination. One day Roslyn wakes up with a plan. She will
dig the biggest hole on earth.With her father''s quiet
encouragement, Roslyn sets out on her big adventure. Obstacles
abound -- a grumpy worm, a grouchy mole and a bone-hogging dog get
in her way. Will she find a pirate''s treasure or a dinosaur bone?
Will she meet a penguin? Anything could happen!
Marie-Louise Gay has written and illustrated this humorous and
endearing tale as an ode to the imagination and determination of
children, who create their own worlds out of the little things in