Billie gets a tool set from Grandpa for her birthday. Wanting nothing more than to be just like him, she decides to build a house out in the woods. But this is no ordinary house. Billie uses everything she can find— cardboard, stones, clothes, bottles, and string— re-purposing everything so she can make something truly unique. When it’s all done, she unveils her masterpiece in a heartwarming moment that I won’t spoil for you. This picture book centers on a child expressing her love and admiration for her grandfather through imagination, innovation, determination, and perseverance.

*Being considered at a VT Press…stay tuned.