Nana in the City: A Caldecott Honor Award Winner

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Product Details

Price
$19.99  $18.59
Publisher
Clarion Books
Publish Date
Pages
40
Dimensions
9.1 X 9.2 X 0.4 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780544104433

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About the Author

Lauren Castillo is the illustrator of several well-loved and well-received pictures books. This is the third book she has both written and illustrated. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland and you can also find her at www.laurencastillo.blogspot.com and follow her on Twitter: @studiocastillo.

Reviews

"[Nana in the City] deserves a place on the shelf of classic New York City picture books." -- Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"Castillo's soft, warmly colored art expresses the child's changing feelings about the city while also depicting the characters' close bond." -- Kirkus Reviews

"A fine example of how firsthand experience can overcome initial fear."
-- School Library Journal

"A rewarding picture book with a vibrant setting." -- Booklist

"The accessible story arc outlines worthwhile messages about openness to new experiences and changing one's persepctive, all couched in the security of spending time with a loved one." -- Horn Book Magazine