Elise wonders why her grandmother’s words keep escaping her – do they fly off to play tricks on her? Elise’s grandmother used to know many marvelous words, but now she seems to be losing them all the time. Can Elise help her by catching them, like butterflies in a net?
Governor General for Illustration 2007 (French language)
IBBY Honour List 2010
Written by Danielle Simard, illustrated by Geneviève Côté
Second Story Press 2008