‘The Wonder of the World Leaf is a beautiful introduction to the rich and varied culture and traditions of Caribbean children's literature’. - Margarita Engle, Newbery Honor-winning author of The Surrender Tree
‘Both educational and emotionally captivating, warming the soul and reminding us of the importance of well-being and community spirit’. - Trish Cooke, Smarties Book Prize-winning author of So Much!
‘Edward combines language, food, family, diverse neighbors, and a wondrous leaf in a lovingly drawn Trinidadian setting’. - Uma Krishnaswami, Asian/Pacific American Award-winner of Step Up To The Plate, Maria Singh
‘Edward’s heartwarming story about the bond between a spirited Caribbean girl and her grandmother speaks to the power of love, community, and nature’s bounty’. - Christine Kendall, NAACP Image Award-nominated author of Riding Chance