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How to Paint the Portrait of a Bird

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4 out of 5
Based on 213 Ratings and 47 Reviews

Book Description
A GIFT FOR EVERYONE A child wakes up, puts up an easel, picks up a brush and paints--paints a perch, a tree, the warmth of the sun and the sound of the summer breeze, and eventually a bird comes and sings. This is both the most personal and the most universal of books from Caldecott Medal winner Mordicai Gerstin: a fable about art, wonder, and creativity that has a meaning and a message for every... More
Book Information
PublisherRoaring Brook Press
BindingHardcover
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages40
ISBN-101596432152
ISBN-13978-1596432154
Publication Date12/10/2007
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About Jacques Prevert (Author) : Jacques Prevert is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Jacques Prevert include How to Paint the Portrait of a Bird, Contes pour enfants pas sages (1 livre + 1 CD a... more
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About Mordicai Gerstein (Illustrator) : Mordicai Gerstein is a published author, illustrator, narrator, and a photographer of children's books. Some of the published credits of Mordicai Gerstein include Beauty and the Beast (Unabridged), Th... more
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