10,000 Dresses

By Marcus Ewert; Rex Ray (Illustrator)
(Seven Stories Press, Hardcover, 9781583228500, 32pp.)

Publication Date: November 2008

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Description
Every night, Bailey dreams about magical dresses: dresses made of crystals and rainbows, dresses made of flowers, dresses made of windows. . . . Unfortunately, when Bailey's awake, no one wants to hear about these beautiful dreams. Quite the contrary. "You're a BOY " Mother and Father tell Bailey. "You shouldn't be thinking about dresses at all." Then Bailey meets Laurel, an older girl who is touched and inspired by Bailey's imagination and courage. In friendship, the two of them begin making dresses together. And Bailey's dreams come true
This gorgeous picture book a modern fairy tale about becoming the person you feel you are inside will delight people of all ages.



About the Author
Marcus Ewert is the author of the award-winning children s book 10,000 Dresses. He lives in San Francisco and is allergic to cats.

Rex Ray, a renowned graphic designer and fine artist, has a retrospective catalog, Rex Ray: Art + Design, and a gift line are available from Chronicle Books. His work is collected by SF MoMA and exhibited around the US.
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