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Author Hammond, Heidi K., 1953- author.

Title Reading the art in Caldecott Award books : a guide to the illustrations / Heidi K. Hammond, Gail D. Nordstrom.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  011.62 H226R    Check Shelf
Description xxv, 253 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents All the world: 2010 Caldecott Honor -- A ball for Daisy: 2012 Caldecott Medal -- Blackout: 2012 Caldecott Honor -- Click, clack, moo: Cows that type: 2001 Caldecott Honor -- Creepy carrots!: 2013 Caldecott Honor -- Dave the potter: Artist, poet, slave: 2011 Caldecott Honor -- Don't let the pigeon drive the bus!: 2004 Caldecott Honor -- Extra yarn: 2013 Caldecott Honor -- Flora and the flamingo: 2014 Caldecott Honor -- Freight train: 1979 Caldecott Honor -- Frog and toad are friends: 1971 Caldecott Honor -- Grandfather's journey: 1994 Caldecott Medal -- Grandpa Green: 2012 Caldecott Honor -- Green: 2013 Caldecott Honor -- The hello, goodbye window: 2006 Caldecott Medal -- Henry's freedom box: A true story from the Underground Railroad: 2008 Caldecott Honor -- The house in the night: 2009 Caldecott Medal -- HUSH! A Thai lullaby: 1997 Caldecott Honor -- In the small, small pond: 1994 Caldecott Honor -- Interrupting chicken: 2011 Caldecott Honor -- The invention of Hugo Cabret: 2008 Caldecott Medal -- Joseph had a little overcoat: 2000 Caldecott Medal -- Journey: 2014 Caldecott Honor -- Jumanji: 1982 Caldecott Medal -- King Bidgood's in the bathtub: 1986 Caldecott Honor -- Kitten's first full moon: 2005 Caldecott Medal -- Knuffle bunny: A cautionary tale: 2005 Caldecott Medal -- The lion & the mouse: 2010 Caldecott Medal -- Locomotive: 2014 Caldecott Medal -- Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood story from China: 1990 Caldecott Medal -- Madeline: 1940 Caldecott Honor -- Make way for ducklings: 1942 Caldecott Medal -- The man who walked between the towers: 2004 Caldecott Medal -- Me ... Jane: 2012 Caldecott Honor -- Mr. Wuffles!: 2014 Caldecott Honor -- My friend Rabbit: 2003 Caldecott Medal -- No, David!: 1999 Caldecott Honor -- Officer Buckle and Gloria: 1996 Caldecott Medal -- Olivia: 2001 Caldecott Honor -- One cool friend: 2013 Caldecott Honor -- Owl moon: 1988 Caldecott Medal -- The Polar express: 1986 Caldecott Medal -- Rapunzel: 1998 Caldecott Medal -- Red sings from the treetops: A year in colors: 2010 Caldecott Honor -- A sick day for Amos McGee: 2011 Caldecott Medal -- Sleep like a tiger: 2013 Caldecott Honor -- Snowflake Bentley: 1999 Caldecott Medal -- The snowy day: 1963 Caldecott Medal -- The stinky cheese man and other fairly stupid tales: 1993 Caldecott Honor -- Sylvester and the magic pebble: 1970 Caldecott Medal -- This is not my hat: 2013 Caldecott Medal -- The three pigs: 2002 Caldecott Medal -- Tuesday: 1992 Caldecott Medal -- What do you do with a tail like this?: 2004 Caldecott Honor -- Where the wild things are: 1964 Caldecott Medal -- Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears: A West African tale: 1976 Caldecott Medal.
Summary Reading the Art in Caldecott Award Books is a practical and easy-to-use reference handbook explaining what makes the art in Caldecott Medal and Honor books distinguished. It is a useful manual for librarians, teachers, and others who want to better understand picture book illustration. This book includes many useful components: short entries about fifty-six books, information on styles and media, artistic analysis of the illustrations, and artist biographies. This book, used as a handbook in conjunction with Caldecott Award books, provides readers with ready-to-use information they can share with children and others, while helping to build confidence in one's ability to talk about art in all picture books.
Subject Caldecott Medal -- Bibliography.
Picture books for children -- Awards.
Children's literature -- Illustrations.
Illustration of books.
Caldecott Medal. (OCoLC)fst00844147
Children's literature -- Illustrations. (OCoLC)fst00855822
Illustration of books. (OCoLC)fst00967406
Picture books for children -- Awards. (OCoLC)fst01063719
Genre/Form Bibliography. (OCoLC)fst01423717
Added Author Nordstrom, Gail D., 1959- author.
ISBN 9781442239227 (cloth ; alk. paper)
1442239220 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9781442239234 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1442239239 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
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