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The Resource The iridescence of birds : a book about Henri Matisse, Patricia MacLachlan ; pictures by Hadley Hooper

The iridescence of birds : a book about Henri Matisse, Patricia MacLachlan ; pictures by Hadley Hooper

Label
The iridescence of birds : a book about Henri Matisse
Title
The iridescence of birds
Title remainder
a book about Henri Matisse
Statement of responsibility
Patricia MacLachlan ; pictures by Hadley Hooper
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France, what would your life be like? Would it be full of color and art? Full of lines and dancing figures? Find out in this beautiful, unusual picture book about one of the world's most famous and influential artists by acclaimed author and Newbery Medal-winning Patricia MacLachlan and innovative illustrator Hadley Hooper
Summary
A story inspired by the life of the influential French master artist considers how he transformed his dreary childhood community in northern France through his expressions of color and form
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2014
  • School Library Journal Best Picture Books, 2014.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10356397
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 759.4
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ND553.M37
LC item number
M25 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
470
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a book about Henri Matisse
Label
The iridescence of birds : a book about Henri Matisse, Patricia MacLachlan ; pictures by Hadley Hooper
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5697377
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596439481
Lccn
2013044238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn863695459
  • (OCoLC)863695459
Label
The iridescence of birds : a book about Henri Matisse, Patricia MacLachlan ; pictures by Hadley Hooper
Publication
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5697377
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596439481
Lccn
2013044238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn863695459
  • (OCoLC)863695459

Library Locations

    • Nola Brantley Memorial Library / Warner RobinsBorrow it
      721 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins, GA, 31093, US
      32.6189 -83.607292
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