A Few Blocks
Praise For A Few Blocks…
Kirkus Best Children's Books of 2011
"Beautifully illustrated with distinctive etched-paper collages, this is the rare story in which siblings offer mutual support rather than ripping each other to psychological bitscelebrates creative play and sibling cooperation in a way that feels very real." New York Times
"Young’s latest attempts to be many thingsa foray into a child’s imagination, a touching tale of siblings and a stage for the author’s elaborate paper sculpturesand it succeeds masterfully in doing all threeDavid Wiesner fans should give this a tryAmazing." Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"Many picture books are built on the foundation of children's boundless imagination, and in her first solo effort, illustrator [Young] handles the theme with exceptional grace." Publisher's Weekly, starred review
Groundwood Books, 9780888999955, 48pp.
Publication Date: August 2, 2011