Children's Illustrators Set 1

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Introduces readers to artists who created some of the most memorable illustrations in children's literature. Covers the growth of each artist, from their childhood sketches to their many awards. Readers will discover that behind the remarkable career of each illustrator, there is a unique and inspiring life story.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Children's Illustrators Set 1 (6 titles)
Chris Van Allsburg 5.0
David Wiesner 4.4
Ezra Jack Keats 4.2
Garth Williams 4.6
Robert McCloskey 4.4
William Steig 4.3
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF007010, JNF006020, JNF063000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Arts, Crafts & Makerspace, Biographies
Copyright 2005
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Season 2005-01-01
ISBN 9781591977179, 9781617845710
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 921
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Features Reviewed
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Children's Illustrators Set 1 – Horn Book Guide

. . .informative introductions. . .

Children's Illustrators Set 1 – School Library Journal

Wheeler documents each artist’s life, education, training, and career in brief, well-written texts enhanced by photos of the artist at work and at play. She also comments on the formal elements of art evident in each man’s work. These introductions to. . .superlative illustrators will interest both young readers and budding artists.

Chris Van Allsburg (Children's Illustrators) – Booklist

This short biography. . .provides a quick overview of the life and work of the two-time Caldecott winner. With short sentences in spacious type and a photo on each double-page spread, the small, square book appears accessible to young children.