From the team that brought young readers KID ATHLETES and KID PRESIDENTS comes KID ARTISTS, a lively look into the childhoods of the world's most renowned artists. Young readers asked and we listened: kid artists are here! With the best elements of KID PRESIDENTS and KID ATHLETES--colorful illustrations, kid-relatable subjects, true tales of overcoming adversity, battling back bullies, etc.--KID ARTISTS tells true tales from the childhoods of a wide range of the world's master artists before they were famous. Potential subjects include illustrators like Charles Schulz, Dr. Seuss, Beatrix Potter, and Maurice Sendak; American artists like Charles Addams, Norman Rockwell, Keith Haring, and Jack Kirby; and old-world masters like Michelangelo, Rembrandt, Paul Cezanne, Henri Matisse, and more. Lively, cartoon-style illustrations tell the story of famous artists in a fun, approachable, and unique way Evergreen topic that kids always love--nonfiction/biography Chapters that explore the "untold" tales of art legends: not just their famous masterpieces, but how they grew up Educational, but not boring--way more interesting than homework!

Specs

  • 208 pages
  • 5.5 x 8 inches
  • 4 colors
  • Hardcover

Rights available for...

  • French
  • Dutch