Emma and Muse (Hardcover)

By Nancy Lemon, Nancy Lemon (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807519943, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 2018

List Price: 16.99*
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Emma loves art, and everything she crafts is inspired by her scruffy dog, Muse. But creativity soon goes awry when Muse alters Emma’s latest masterpiece; Emma is furious and Muse flees the scene. With no Muse in sight, Emma loses her creative spark and best friend. What will it take to win back her beloved Muse?

About the Author

Nancy Lemon is a freelance illustrator living in South Carolina, where there are plenty of characters to draw.

Praise For Emma and Muse

"Teachers will find lots of uses for this story as an inspiration for classroom art projects. Subtly educational and definitely amusing." —Kirkus Reviews

"Creative, art-loving kiddos will especially appreciate this cheery story about friendship." —Booklist Online