A Perfect Day (Hardcover)

By Carin Berger, Carin Berger (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, 9780062015808, 40pp.

Publication Date: November 13, 2012

List Price: 16.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

It snowed.
And snowed.
And snowed.
After it snowed,
everyone
bundled up and
went outside to play.
You come, too!

Carin Berger's exquisite collages illuminate, from dawn to dusk, the perfect winter day.



About the Author

Carin Berger is an award-winning designer and illustrator. Her cut-paper collages are made using ephemera, such as catalogues, old books, receipts, letters, and ticket stubs. In a starred review, Kirkus said of her Forever Friends, “Sophisticated, sensitive, and accessible, this picture book will offer new insights and pleasures with each season.” The Little Yellow Leaf was a 2008 New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books selection, and in starred reviews, Publishers Weekly called her A Perfect Day “lovely” and her Finding Spring “exceptional.” She is also the illustrator of the acclaimed Stardines Swim High Across the Sky and Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant, both by Jack Prelutsky, among other books. She lives with her family in New York City. www.carinberger.com



Carin Berger is an award-winning designer and illustrator. Her cut-paper collages are made using ephemera, such as catalogues, old books, receipts, letters, and ticket stubs. In a starred review, Kirkus said of her Forever Friends, “Sophisticated, sensitive, and accessible, this picture book will offer new insights and pleasures with each season.” The Little Yellow Leaf was a 2008 New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books selection, and in starred reviews, Publishers Weekly called her A Perfect Day “lovely” and her Finding Spring “exceptional.” She is also the illustrator of the acclaimed Stardines Swim High Across the Sky and Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant, both by Jack Prelutsky, among other books. She lives with her family in New York City. www.carinberger.com



Praise For A Perfect Day

“Lovely.”
— Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Praise for THE LITTLE YELLOW LEAF: “The handsomely designed collage compositions are showstoppers”
— Kirkus Reviews

Praise for THE LITTLE YELLOW LEAF: “Notebook paper brings schoolwork to mind, but with scissors Berger transforms the stuff of homework into art.”
— New York Times