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Black and White (Paperback)

Author:  David MacAulay
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0395521513
ISBN-13: 9780395521519
Sku: 30060925
Publish Date: 4/1/1990
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 12.25H x 8.25L x 0.25T
Pages:  32
Age Range:  8 to 12
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Seeing things... (from the first line)
Four stories are told simultaneously, with each a double-page spread divided into quadrants. The stories do not necessarily take place at the same moment in time, but are they really one story? Winner of the1991 Caldecott Medal. Full color.
From the Publisher:
"WARNING: This book appears to contain a number of stories that do not necessarily occur at the same time. Then again, it may contain only one story. In any event, careful inspection of both words and pictures is recommended". So warns the cover of Macaulay's truly unique book, Black and White, a playful and inventive fantasy from the author of the bestselling The Way Things Work. A 1991 Caldecott Medal winner.Four stories are told simultaneously, with each double-page spread divided into quadrants. The stories do not necessarily take place at the same moment in time, but are they really one story?
Annotation:
This picture book contains stories about parents, cows, and train trips which may be read as four individual tales, or might work together as one story. The book comes complete with a warning from the author: "This book appears to contain a number of stories that do not necessarily occur at the same time. Then again, it may contain only one story. In any event, careful inspection of both words and pictures is recommended." Winner of the 1991 Caldecott Medal.
Author Bio
David Macaulay
English-born David Macaulay and his family moved to the United States when he was 11. Interested in drawing and technology since childhood, he attended the Rhode Island School of Design, where he majored in architecture and eventually became an art instructor. It was during this time that he began to create books. His first published work, CATHEDRAL, appeared in 1973 and was quickly lauded a landmark work in the field of informational books for children. In 1990, David Macaulay won the Caldecott Medal for his book BLACK AND WHITE.

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Product attributeeBooks:   Kobo
Product attributeBook Format:   Hardcover
Product attributeMinimum Age:   04
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0032
Product attributePublisher:   Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
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