#BookADay: PLEASE, LOUISE! , written by Frieda Wishinsky and illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay (Groundwood Books/House Of Anansi, 2007). Adorable and hilarious. And I so love the energy in Marie-Louise's illustrations!
Synopsis: "Louise is an irresistible force, determined to be as close to her brother as she possibly can. Jake tries everything he can think of to make her leave him alone, but she refuses to go away. When Jake, in desperation, wishes Louise were a dog, he is suddenly faced with a terrifying dilemma. Louise is gone and a little dog seems to have taken her place. Can his wish have come true? This evocative picture book, by renowned author Frieda Wishinsky and acclaimed illustrator Marie-Louise Gay, is ideal to read aloud and shares a witty and poignant lesson about siblings."