What's Your Favorite Color?

Category: Book
By (author): Carle, Eric
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / General
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Art / General
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Concepts / Colors
Audience: children/juvenile
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
Published: May 2017
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 40
Size: 11.25in x 9.00in
Our Price:
$ 24.99
Availability:
In stock

Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Everybody has a favorite color. Some like blue balloons or brown buildings or mint green ice cream cones. Others prefer sunshine yellow, Maine morning gray, or Mexican pink. In this book, fifteen beloved children's book artists draw their favorite colors and explain why they love them. This personal collection will undoubtedly inspire readers to create favorite color drawings and stories of their own! Contributors include: Eric Carle, Lauren Castillo, Bryan Collier, Mike Curato, Etienne Delessert, Anna Dewdney, Rafael Lopez, William Low, Marc Martin, Jill McElmurry, Yuyi Morales, Frann Preston-Gannon, Uri Shulevitz, Philip C. Stead, Melissa Sweet
Review Quote*A varied and engaging omnibus that offers real insight into the lives and personalities of these artists." - Publishers Weekly, starred review "Showcasing 14 contemporary (mainly American) picture-book illustrators, this handsome volume asks the title question and devotes a double-page spread to each artist's answer." - Booklist "This menagerie offers picture-book lovers of all ages a glimpse into each creator's style, personality, and brand of humor." - Kirkus Reviews "
Biographical NoteEric Carle is one of America's leading children's book illustrators. Born in the United States, he spent some time in Germany where he studied at the Academy of Applied Art in Stuttgart. His work has won many awards and has been published in more than a dozen countries around the world. He is author and illustrator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar and illustrator of Bill Martin, Jr.'s Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?