About the author:
Born and raised in Portland, Maine,
Derrick Philip Begin grew up near an overgrown baseball field teeming with activity. He graduated from the
University of Maine.
Since childhood, Derrick has been an avid reader, and he loves to be in nature. His love of literature inspired him write his own stories.
Derrick lives in New York City with his wife and three children and is a member of Society of Children's Book Authors and Illustrators.
Flash the Firefly
Derrick Philip Begin
"I have always been fascinated by fireflies in the summer night sky. This book with its bright colorful illustrations tells an engaging and powerful story of friends coming through for each other."
Rick Charette -
Singer, Songwriter, Educator, Performer
“A lifelong fan of children’s picture books, I quickly fell under the spell of Derrick Philip Begin’s charming new book Flash the Firefly. The warm, engaging tale is brightly illuminated by the lively, illustrations of Nguyen Thi Kieu Diem. A true delight for early readers!”
Tim Sample -
Maine's Native Humorist
ABOUT Flash the Firefly
Looking for a great book for your toddler or beginning reader? Popular children’s book author Derrick Philip Begin has launched his latest book “Flash the Firefly”. A Perfect bedtime story, “Flash the Firefly” is appropriate for kids of all ages. The book tells the story of the brightest firefly and his adventures with his friends. “Flash the Firefly” celebrates love, friendship and teaches us life is a magical and unpredictable adventure full of surprises. Filled with beautiful illustrations, this book is surely going to keep your little one busy! Order a copy and surprise your child with this gift.
SUMMARY of Flash the Firefly
“Flash the Firefly” revolves around the life and adventure of the brightest firefly named Flash. He is a jovial little fella that likes to spend time with his friends —Zig-Zag who never flies straight, Zippy the fastest and most impressionable Blip is the smallest!
Life among the friends was going smoothly for Flash. But on the night of his birthday, something unexpected happened. Flash flew from his leafy home to play with his friends. Much to his surprise, there was no one around! Where did all of his friends go? What happened to them? Will Flash find them?
- Publication Date:
- 1533120765 / 9781533120762
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 8.5" x 8.5"
- Full Color with Bleed
- Related Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Insects, Spiders, etc.