All in a Day (Hardcover)

By Cynthia Rylant, Nikki McClure (Illustrator)

Abrams Books for Young Readers, 9780810983212, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009

Spring '09 Kids List

“This book showcases Nikki McClure's wonderfully done cut-paper artwork. They come together into a really powerful set of images.”
— Diana Portwood, Bob's Beach Books, Lincoln City, OR
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Description

This lovely book illuminates all the possibilities a day offers--the opportunities and chances that won't ever come again--and also delivers a gentle message of good stewardship of our planet. Newbery Medal winner Cynthia Rylant's poetic text, alongside Nikki McClure's stunning, meticulously crafted cut-paper art, makes this picture book not only timeless but appealing to all ages, from one to one hundred.

F&P level: N
F&P genre: RF.


About the Author

Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than a hundred books for children. She won the Newbery Medal for Missing May and the Newbery Honor for A Fine White Dust. She lives in Oregon. Nikki McClure is a self-taught artist who has been making paper-cuts since 1996. She is the author and illustrator of Abrams' Collect Raindrops. All in a Day is her first Abrams' children's book. She lives with her family in Olympia, Washington.


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