The lemons on the tree are finally ripe, and there is great excitement.
Only one of the little lemons is still green. Little Toni has a mind of his own. The view from the lemon tree is enough for him. Who wants to go out into the big wild world? But soon Toni is the only lemon left hanging on the tree. Will he take a risk and jump? When Toni finally lets go, his courage is rewarded.
Nele Brönner’s humorous story about maturity and growing up with her expressive style is sure to charm little listeners.
Nele Brönner was born in Marburg an der Lahn, Germany, in 1977, and lives in Berlin, where she works as an illustrator, freelance artist, and comic-strip cartoonist. She studied visual communications at the Universität der Künste in Berlin and at the Politecnico and the Accademia Brera in Milan, Italy. In 2016 she was awarded the Serafina Prize for young talent in children’s literature. The Tiger’s Egg is her first picture book for NorthSouth.