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
Illustrator
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
Title
The iridescence of birds
Creator
Contributor
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
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Illustration line
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
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10356397
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 759.4
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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470
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
pre adolescent
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a book about Henri Matisse
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a book about Henri Matisse
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Patricia MacLachlan ; illustrated 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, Patricia MacLachlan ; pictures by Hadley Hooper
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Neal Porter book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781596439481
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013044238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
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