Francesco was a lumberjack.

He was tired of trees, sick of saws, and fed up with Ma's dusty old flapjacks. So when he happened upon a flyer for a baking competition, Francesco put down his ax and picked up a ten pound bag of sugar and some zest. Everyone loved his new found affection, that is, everyone but his oldest brother. Can Francesco prove to his logging family baking is a worthy path?


Illustrations are drawn in pencil and colored digitally. If you would like more information on this, or other stories I've written and illustrated, or you just want to say hi, please contact Danielle Smith at Red Fox Literary. Thank you for your time and enjoy your day!