Category Archives: Artists

Make Meatballs Sing: The Life & Art of Corita Kent – by Matthew Burgess,  illustrated by Kara Krame

Make Meatballs Sing: The Life & Art of Corita Kent – by Matthew Burgess,  illustrated by Kara Kramer, Enchanted Lion, 9781592703166, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book biography What did … Continue reading

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The Worlds of Tomie dePaola: The Art and Stories of the Legendary Artist and Author – by Barbara Elleman

 The Worlds of Tomie dePaola: The Art and Stories of the Legendary Artist and Author – by Barbara Elleman, Simon and Schuster, 9781534412262, c1999, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Biography … Continue reading

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Banksy Graffitied Walls and Wasn’t Sorry by Fausto Gilberti

Banksy Graffitied Walls and Wasn’t Sorry by Fausto Gilberti. Phaidon, 2021. 9781838662608 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? This pseudo-autobiography pays homage to the playful, underground art … Continue reading

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Rock by Rock: The Fantastical Garden of Nek Chand by Jennifer Bradbury, illustrated by Sam Boughton

Rock by Rock: The Fantastical Garden of Nek Chand by Jennifer Bradbury, illustrated by Sam Boughton. Atheneum Book for Young Readers, 2021. 9781481481823 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about … Continue reading

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Princess Arabella at the Museum – written and illustrated by Mylo Freeman

    Princess Arabella at the Museum – written and illustrated by Mylo Freeman, Cassava Republic Press, 9781913175061, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Sylvie by Sylvie Kantorovitz

Sylvie by Sylvie Kantorovitz.  Walker Books US, 9781536207620, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Nonfiction – Memoir What did you like about the book? Kantorovitz takes readers through her early life in France as she navigates life … Continue reading

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The Worlds of Tomie dePaola: The Art and Stories of the Legendary Artist and Author – Barbara Elleman

  The Worlds of Tomie dePaola: The Art and Stories of the Legendary Artist and Author – Barbara Elleman, Simon & Schuster, 9781534412262, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+  What did you … Continue reading

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