It's Your Room

It's Your Room

A Decorating Guide for Real Kids

By Janice Weaver; Frieda Wishinsky; Claudia Davila (Illustrator)

Tundra Books (NY), Paperback, 9780887767111, 63pp.

Publication Date: March 7, 2006

Enough cute little bunnies dancing across your walls or toy trains and nursery rhymes plastered above your bed. That was the old you. It's time now to transform your space, to learn how to make it sparkle using more imagination than money.
This exciting new book by Janice Weaver and Frieda Wishinsky offers creative solutions to all your design dilemmas and does it without breaking the bank.
Inside, you ll find out how to:
Execute a TCC Total Clutter Clearout
Organize your space and your life
Choose paint colors to change the mood and feel of your room
Give new life to old furniture
Create zones with color and lighting
Accessorize to put your own stamp on your space.

About the Author
Janice Weaver is the author of several previous works of nonfiction for young people. Her first two books, Building America and "From Head to Toe," were both named Notable Books by the International Reading Association. "From Head to Toe" was also nominated for both the Rocky Mountain Book Award and the Ontario Library Association's Red Maple Award. She lives in Toronto.

Frieda Wishinsky is the award-winning author of over sixty books for young people. She was raised and educated in New York City, where she earned a BA in International Relations and a Master of Science in Special Education. Frieda's books have been nominated for international awards, earned critical praise, and have been featured in magazines and newspapers around the world, including The London Times, The Observer and The New York Times. Frieda lives in Toronto, Ontario.

Graphic designer and children's illustrator Claudia D?vila was born in Chile and now makes her home in Toronto. She was formerly the art director of Chirp and Chickadee magazines.