Category Archives: Art

How the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World Were Built by Ludmila Henkova, illustrated by Tomas Svoboda

How the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World Were Built by Ludmila Henkova, illustrated by Tomas Svoboda. Albatros, 2021. 9788000061344 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Picturing a Nation by Martin W. Sandler

Picturing a Nation: The Great Depression’s Finest Photographers Introduce America to Itself  by Martin W. Sandler. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536215250 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Sister Corita’s Words and Shapes by Jeanette Winter

Sister Corita’s Words and Shapes by Jeanette Winter. Beach Lane Books, 2021. 9781534496019 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Biography What did you like about the book? Sister Corita, a nun as … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Art Museum: 40,000 Years of the World’s Most Amazing Art in One Dream Museum! by Ferren Gipson

The Ultimate Art Museum: 40,000 Years of the World’s Most Amazing Art in One Dream Museum! by Ferren Gipson. Phaidon, 2021. 9781838663780 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Opposites Abstract by Mo Willems

Opposites Abstract by Mo Willems. Hyperion Books for Children, 2021. 9781368070973 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? Mo Willems is a genius. He just is. In … Continue reading

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What Isabella Wanted by Candace Fleming, illustrated by Matthew Cordell

What Isabella Wanted: Isabella Stewart Gardner Builds a Museum by Candace Fleming, illustrated by Matthew Cordell. Neal Porter Books, Holiday House, 2021. 9780823442638 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre:  Biography What … Continue reading

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Between Two Worlds: The Art and Life of Amrita Sher-Gil by Meera Sriram, illustrated by Ruchi Bakshi Sharma

Between Two Worlds: The Art and Life of Amrita Sher-Gil by Meera Sriram, illustrated by Ruchi Bakshi Sharma. Penny Candy Books, 2021. 9781734225945 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Biography What did … Continue reading

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A Purr-fect Painting: Matisse’s Other Great Cat by Joan Waites

A Purr-fect Painting: Matisse’s Other Great Cat by Joan Waites. SchifferKids, 2021. 9780764361128 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  Henri Matisse is an … Continue reading

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A Boy Named Isamu: A Story of Isamu Noguchi by James Yang

A Boy Named Isamu: A Story of Isamu Noguchi by James Yang. Viking, 2021. 9780593203446 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  In this … Continue reading

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What Adults Don’t Know About Art: Inspiring Young Minds to Love and Enjoy Art by The School of Life

What Adults Don’t Know About Art: Inspiring Young Minds to Love and Enjoy Art by The School of Life. The School of Life, 9781912891290, 2021 Format:  Hardcover  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3  What did … Continue reading

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