Internationally renowned, award winning picture book creator: Suzy Lee is the winner of the 2022 Hans Christian Andersen Award, and is the recipient of many other prestigious picture book awards. Funny and compelling message about overcoming greed: Kids will root for the young traveler as he outsmarts the rich, greedy man to share the shade with all. Gatefold: a beautiful gatefold showcases the long shade from the tree. Striking illustrations: Suzy Lee's simple and iconic style creates a distinct and unforgettable visual experience. An Aldana Libros Book: developed by renowned children's publisher Patricia Aldana to bring outstanding books to the English-speaking market, by international authors and illustrators who want to communicate their own cultural realities. LEVELING Lexile: AD570L Fountas and Pinnell Guided Reading Level: M.