Category Archives: Art

Where’s My Cat? by Seymour Chwast

            Where’s My Cat? by Seymour Chwast, minediton, 2022. 9781662650697 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? This extraordinary book, appearing quite simple, is anything … Continue reading

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Little Pea’s Drawing School by Davide Cali, illustrated by Sébastien Mourrain

Little Pea’s Drawing School by Davide Cali, illustrated by Sébastien Mourrain. Milky Way Picture Books, c2021, 2022. 9781990252075 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book: … Continue reading

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Ablaze With Color: A Story of Painter Alma Thomas by Jeanne Walker Harvey, illustrated by Loveis Wise

Ablaze With Color : A Story of Painter Alma Thomas by Jeanne Walker Harvey, illustrated by Loveis Wise. HarperCollins Children’s Books, 2022. 9780063021891 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Biography What did … Continue reading

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Slip by Marika McCoola, illustrated by Aatmaja Panda

Slip by Marika McCoola, illustrated by Aatmaja Panda. Algonquin Young Readers, 2022. 9781616207892  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Jade, an … Continue reading

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Drawing Outdoors by Jairo Buitrago, illustrated by Rafael Yockteng

Drawing Outdoors by Jairo Buitrago, illustrated by Rafael Yockteng. Translated by Elisa Amado. Greystone Kids, 2022. 9781771648479 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Pippin Paints a Portrait by Charlotte Mei

Pippin Paints a Portrait by Charlotte Mei. Cicada, c2021, 2022. 9781800660144 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  Pippa, a small gray dog in a … Continue reading

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Bitter by Akwaeke Emezi

Bitter by Akwaeke Emezi. Alred A. Knopf, 2022. 9780593309032 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Magical realism What did you like about the book?  Bitter lives at Eucalyptus, an art school presided … Continue reading

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A Kunwinjku Counting Book by Felicity Wright,  illustrated by Gabriel Maralngurra

A Kunwinjku Counting Book by Felicity Wright,  illustrated by Gabriel Maralngurra. Enchanted Lion, 2022. 9781592703562 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  Ostensibly a counting … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Words by Hudson Talbott

A Walk in the Words by Hudson Talbott. Nancy Paulsen Books, 2021. 9780399548710 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? This wonderfully illustrated tale of a … Continue reading

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History of Western Art in Comics, Part Two: From the Renaissance to Modern Art by Marion Augustin,  illustrated by Bruno Heitz

History of Western Art in Comics, Part Two: From the Renaissance to Modern Art by Marion Augustin,  illustrated by Bruno Heitz, translated by George L. Newman. Holiday House, c2017, 2021. 9780823446476 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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