Thursday, February 10, 2011
Speaking of Art by Bob Raczka
Raczka, Bob, Speaking of Art. Millbrook Press, 2009. PICTURE BOOK.
A fun look into the minds and paintings of famous artists, this book includes some of the most famous paintings and quotes by their artists about painting.
The paintings are well-portrayed on the pages. The quotes are inspirational. The background information in the back is well-done. Readers who like to appreciate art or for teachers who are introducing painting to young children will appreciate this book. EL (K-3), EL(4-6). OPTIONAL. Reviewer: Kira M, Youth Services Librarian, WHI Public Library.