Category Archives: Artists

The Artist by Allison Binks

The Artist by Allison Binks. Berbay Publishing, c2020, 2022. 9781922610423 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  Beautiful watercolors tell the story of a young … Continue reading

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Mr. McCloskey’s Marvelous Mallards by Emma Bland Smith, illustrated by Becca Stadtlander

Mr. McCloskey’s Marvelous Mallards: the Making of Make Way for Ducklings by Emma Bland Smith, illustrated by Becca Stadtlander. Calkins Creek, 2022. 9781635923926  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre:  Biography What … Continue reading

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My Cup of Art by Katerina Karolik

My Cup of Art by Katerina Karolik. Translated by Andrew Oakland. Albatros Media Group, 2022. 9788000065946 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover/board book/pop-up What did you like about the book? This Czech import uses … Continue reading

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Maybe An Artist by Liz Montague

Maybe An Artist by Liz Montague. Random House, 2022. 9780593307816  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Genre:  Memoir What did you like about the book? Liz Montague tells the story of her coming … Continue reading

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Cultured Donuts: Taking a Bite Out of Art History by Chloe Taylor

Cultured Donuts: Take a Bite Out of Art History by Chloe Tyler. Flowerpot Press, 2022. 9781486718719  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book non-fiction What did you like about the book? Ok, bear … Continue reading

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Van Dog by Mikołaj Pa, illustrated by Gosia Herba

Van Dog by Mikołaj Pa, illustrated by Gosia Herba. Translation by Mikołaj Pa. Milky Way Picture Books, 2022. 9781990252129 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? … 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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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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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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The Art of Protest: Creating, Discovering, and Activating Art for Your Revolution by De Nichols, illustrated by Diana Dagadita, Molly Mendoza, Olivia Twist, Saddo, and Diego Becas

The Art of Protest: Creating, Discovering, and Activating Art for Your Revolution by De Nichols, illustrated by Diana Dagadita, Molly Mendoza, Olivia Twist, Saddo, and Diego Becas. Big Picture Press, 2021. 9781536223255 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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