Get Red! An Adventure in Color by Tony Porto

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Every kid can relate to the typical homework task of doing a report about Mars. But when Get Red!'s young narrator turns to his trusty red crayon - which has grown less and less cooperative the more he's used it - he discovers that it has run away! So begins a fresh and zany narrative about the many talents and guises of the color red.

About Tony Porto

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Tony Porto, Mitch Rice, and Glenn Deutsch are founding partners of Three Communication Design (3CD), a graphic design firm ithat specializes in educational publishing for children and has won several design awards. They are also the creators of Get Red! a colorful companion to this adventure. And just so everyone out there knows - They do not believe that blue aliens exist! They really, truly, absolutely, positively do not believe that blue aliens exist... they think.
Published September 1, 2002 by Little, Brown. 32 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Humor & Entertainment, Action & Adventure, Children's Books.

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Often the juxtapositions result in confusion: for instance, when the crayon "boasted of red friends who made it big in sports," the page divides into a photo of a matador (top) and a baseball (below), with a factoid about the ball's 108 stitches ("If you unraveled the red thread and stretched ...

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