Encompassing a variety of artistic styles and periods, 23 fine art paintings depict readers, young and old. Paired with simple, lighthearted verse, this book is a powerful invitation to reading for young children!
“Read by yourself. Read with each other. Read one good book. Then read another.” Read aloud to the youngest child.
Paintings are labeled for reference and endnotes include a brief story for each painting; many involving the artists’ writings or book illustrations. A splendid way to connect art and language. Paperback, 32 pages. Ages 3 - 7.