Just One Little Light

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An inspiring, gorgeous picture book about how one simple act can be the beginning of real change, and bring hope and connection—from popular author Kat Yeh and award-winning illustrator Isabelle Arsenault.

If you are afraid

just take one breath and hold these words safely within:

Your one little light cannot light the whole sky

but it is enough to begin.

This luminous picture book is a powerful reminder to readers of any age that no matter how dark it may seem, even the smallest glimmer of hope can make a difference. 

Kat Yeh is the author of the picture books The Friend ShipThe Magic Brush, and You're Lovable to Me. She is also the author of two middle-grade novels, The Truth About Twinkie Pie and The Way to Bea. Kat currently lives in Philadelphia with her family

Isabelle Arsenault is an internationally renowned children’s book illustrator based in Quebec. Her books include the graphic novels Jane, the Fox and Me and Louis Undercover by Fanny Britt, Spork and Virginia Wolf by Kyo Maclear, Cloth Lullaby by Amy Novesky (BolognaRagazzi Award 2017) and Colette’s Lost Pet. She has won the prestigious Governor General’s Award for Children’s Literature three times, and three of her picture books were named as The New York Times’s Best Illustrated Books of the Year.


"A spectacular and awe-inspiring book about the power we all have to create change in our communities." -Toronto Star “No matter what kind of darkness children are confronting, the book suggests there’s always a glimmer of hope to hold on to…. A sweet, upbeat guide to cultivating optimism in young children.” -Kirkus Reviews “Though individual gifts may seem small, they are enough to get things started, suggests this inspirational work on moving forward in collaboration and faith.” -Publishers Weekly

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