All in a Day

By Cynthia Rylant; Stephanie Graegin; Nikki McClure (Illustrator)
(Abrams Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780810983212, 32pp.)

Publication Date: March 2009

List Price: $18.95*
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Selected by Indie Booksellers for the Spring '09 Kids List
“This book showcases Nikki McClure's wonderfully done cut-paper artwork. They come together into a really powerful set of images.”
-- Diana Portwood, Bob's Beach Books, Lincoln City, OR


Description
This lovely book illuminates all the possibilities a day offers--the opportunities and chances that won't ever come again--and also delivers a gentle message of good stewardship of our planet. Newbery Medal winner Cynthia Rylant's poetic text, alongside Nikki McClure's stunning, meticulously crafted cut-paper art, makes this picture book not only timeless but appealing to all ages, from one to one hundred.
F&P level: N
F&P genre: RF.



About the Author
Cynthia Rylant's gift for conveying the enchantment and beauty to be found in everyday life is seen in such award-winning books as Missing May, winner of the Newbery Medal; A Fine White Dust, a Newbery Honor Book; and The Relatives Came and When I Was Young in the Mountains, both Caldecott Honor Books.

Books she's written and illustrated include the much-beloved Dog Heaven and Cat Heaven.

Cynthia Rylant grew up in West Virginia. She now lives in the Pacific Northwest.



Stephanie Graegin received her BFA in Fine Arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art and a Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking from Pratt Institute. She illustrated Irene Latham's "Don't Feed the Boy". Stephanie lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Nikki McClure is the New York Times bestselling children's author and paper artist who has written and illustrated several acclaimed children's books including To Market, To Market (2011, Abrams Books for Young Readers), Mama, Is It Summer Yet? (2010, Abrams Books for Young Readers) and illustrated the New York Times bestseller All in a Day, by Cynthia Rylant (2009, Abrams Books for Young Readers). In addition to a yearly bestselling calendar of papercuts, her images appear in Patagonia apparel and in magazines. More information about Nikki McClure can be found at NikkiMcClure.com
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