Out of a Jar

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Product Details
Price
$18.99  $17.66
Publisher
G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Publish Date
Pages
40
Dimensions
8.8 X 11.2 X 0.6 inches | 0.95 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780593326374

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About the Author
Deborah Marcero is the author and illustrator of the bestselling picture books In a Jar and My Heart Is a Compass. She also illustrated The Boy Whose Head Was Filled With Stars: A Life of Edwin Hubble by Isabelle Marinov and Twinderella by Corey Rosen Schwartz. Learn more at deborahmarcero.com and follow her on Twitter and Instagram @deborahmarcero.
Reviews
Praise for Out of a Jar

An Indie Bestseller
An Entertainment Weekly Best Book of the Year
A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
An ALA Notable Children's Book

"Gorgeous illustrations, poetic prose, and a relatable protagonist make Deborah Marcero's tale the kind that you can return to again and again . . . Handles complex emotional topics in a way that's easy for kids to understand--and parents to enjoy. --Entertainment Weekly

"May help kids open up about their own big emotions . . . The book's upbeat ending . . . [affirms] that feelings should be shared and heard." --Parents Magazine

* "Offers a new spin on exploring one's emotions and . . . the importance of sharing them with others . . . A valuable lesson for young readers, and probably a vital reminder for adults as well. Peppered with rich vocabulary, the text itself is simultaneously simple and profound." --School Library Journal, starred review

"A fantastic picture book about learning and naming emotions, and the importance of being free to express them." --BookRiot

"A valuable lesson . . . [Marcero's] empathetic, engaging approach respects young children and meets them where they are." --The Horn Book

"Marcero elevates the familiar practice of color-coding emotions through her eye-catching illustrations and creative layouts." --Booklist