Katie And The Sunflowers by James Mayhew

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While visiting the art museum, Katie has an adventure stepping in and out of five paintings by Van Gogh, Gauguin, and Cezanne. Includes information about Post-impressionism and the particular paintings and artists in the story.
 

About James Mayhew

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James Mayhew lives with his wife and son in Letchworth Garden City, England. He has also written and illustrated "Ella Bella Ballerina and Cinderella "and "Ella Bella Ballerina and the Sleeping Beauty.
 
Published October 26, 2000 by Orchard Books. 32 pages
Genres: History, Arts & Photography, Action & Adventure, Children's Books, Education & Reference.

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Sunflower-patterned end papers, sunflower fleuron on the verso, characteristic vignettes in the post-Impressionist notes at the back: Mayhew (Katie and the Mona Lisa, 1999, etc.) accomplishes the remarkable feat of keeping his own style, with its vivacious line and cheery colors, while echoing th...

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On Grandma's birthday, Katie goes with her to a museum and encounters some of the subjects in five paintings: two each by Monet and Renoir and one by Degas.

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Katie (from Katie and the Mona Lisa and Katie Meets the Impressionists) goes on another art appreciation adventure in Katie and the Sunflowers by James Mayhew.

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A Patchwork of Books

Just what it sounds like: one moment in time, chronicled time zone by time zone, country by country, in beautiful illustrations full of cheer and heart, and rich in visual detail.

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A Patchwork of Books

Just what it sounds like: one moment in time, chronicled time zone by time zone, country by country, in beautiful illustrations full of cheer and heart, and rich in visual detail.

Feb 18 2015 | Read Full Review of Katie And The Sunflowers

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