• Wake Up, Island
Mary Casanova

Wake Up, Island


Do you want to live in a summer cabin on the lake year round? Read and explore the images of this book daily and you’ll feel pretty dang close. This first collaboration between Mary Casanova and Nick Wroblewski was an instant success, taking ita readers and listeners to a cabin far off in the woods on a bright summer morning. Pure Magic! 

Mary Casanova is joining us in the shop on Friday, November 23 to sign copies of her wonderful books with gorgeous illustrations by local Duluthian printmaker Nick Wroblewski  “Hush Hush, Forest” and “Wake Up, Island.” If you can’t make it to the shop this Thanksgiving Weekend, but would love a personalized signed copy for yourself or a loved one this holiday season, please order here and we will make sure to have a copy (or two) signed for you! FREE SHIPPING because what is a winter holiday without a book?? 

In a picture book for all ages, lyrical language and elegant woodcuts celebrate the waking natural world on a North Woods island

Conjuring the morning life around a cabin fragrant with berry pancakes, this timeless book wakens the child in every reader to the wonders of nature that greet every new day in the charmed world of a northern woodland island.