"If I Had A Wish" is a refreshing children's picture book, written in rhyme, that explores what a young girl or boy would wish for if they had a wish. The main character, Lauryn, wishes for many different possibilities. Money trees, snow days, and a time machine are just a few of Lauryn's wishes. After each wish Lauryn imagines what she would do if that wish were to come true. This book focuses on using your imagination to create a world of fun things. The story flows smoothly and is prefaced by the phrase, "If I had a wish..." It concludes with encouraging the reader to make a wish and imagine it true. The tone of this book is lighthearted and full of hope and imagination. The sentences are simple, the verbs are active, and the story along with the bright colored illustrations will capture the attention of children learnig to read. "If I Had A Wish" is created to inspire your imagination, encourage you to rhyme, and share stories with your loved ones.