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The Scraps Book: Notes from a Colorful Life

The Scraps Book: Notes from a Colorful Life (Hardback)

Illustrated by Ehlert, Lois

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The renowned Caldecott Honoree and illustrator of Chicka Chicka Boom Boom provides a moving, intimate, and inspiring inside look at her colorful picture book career.Lois Ehlert always knew she was an artist. Her parents encouraged her from a young age by teaching her how to sew a...nd saw wood and pound nails, and by giving her colorful art supplies. They even gave her a special spot to work that was all her own. Today, many years and many books later, Lois takes readers and aspiring artists on a delightful behind-the-scenes tour of her books and her book-making process. Part fascinating retrospective, part moving testament to the value of following your dreams, this richly illustrated picture book is sure to inspire children and adults alike to explore their own creativity.
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ISBN 9781442435711
Released NZ 1 Apr 2014
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Format Hardback
Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9781442435711
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Imprint Atheneum
Released 1 Apr 2014
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) Illustrated by Ehlert, Lois
Category Award Winning
The Arts (Visual, Performing, Music)
General Picture Books
Number of Pages 72
Dimensions Width: 203mm
Height: 203mm
Spine: 18mm
Dewey Code B
Weight 386g
Interest Age 5-10 years
Reading Age 5-10 years
Library of Congress Stories in rhyme, Mice, Illustrators - United States, Ehlert, Lois
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile