A Day with No Crayons

A Day with No Crayons Cover

A Day with No Crayons

By Elizabeth Rusch; Chad Cameron (Illustrator)

Rising Moon Books, Hardcover, 9780873589109, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2007

When Liza's mother takes away her beloved crayons, her world suddenly goes gray. How does the budding artist repond? She squirts her toothpaste angrily and stomps through mud puddles. Through these acts, Liza inadvertently creates art-and eventually discovers color in the world around her.Liza loved her crayons. She treasured turquoise, adored apricot, and flipped over fuchsia.