Ava's Poppy

Ava's Poppy Cover

Ava's Poppy

By Marcus Pfister

NorthSouth (NY), Hardcover, 9780735840577, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2012

Description

Ava is delighted when she discovers a brilliant red poppy in the middle of her yard.  She sits with the little flower in the sunny days of summer and shields it from the rain, until one day the petals start to drop and the tiny flower fades away.  But when spring comes again...Ava is surprised anew.



About the Author
Marcus Pfister ist heauthor of the phenomenally successful Rainbow Fish series, as well as many other books for children. He has worked as a graphic artist, a sculptor, a painter, and a photographer as well as a children's book author-illustrator.


Praise For Ava's Poppy

"Images transferred to the paper from cardboard cutouts loaded with acrylic paint are rich with color, texture, and visual interest."-School Library Journal review for Questions, Questions.  This same technique was used in creating the art for Ava's Poppy.



"Images transferred to the paper from cardboard cutouts loaded with acrylic paint are rich with color, texture, and visual interest."-School Library Journal review for Questions, Questions.  This same technique was used in creating the art for Ava's Poppy.

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