Little Louis Takes Off was published in the UK by Simon and Schuster, and in the United States by Walker Books. It is the story of a little bird Louis who hasn’t yet learnt to fly. So, when his family prepares to head south for their winter holiday, Louis has to head south for their winter holiday, Louis has to travel by jumbo jet instead. When he arrives, well ahead of his flying family, he finds himself desperately alone……Eventually, though, series of mishaps leads to an exciting discovery of flight and friendship.
Barnes and Noble reviewed the book as ‘”this sweet, hilarious debut”, whilst Publishers Week said….”it brims with charm and should attract devotees”.