Masterpiece (Paperback)

By Elise Broach, Kelly Murphy (Illustrator)

Xiao Tian Xia/Tsai Fong Books, 9789862164594, 302pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (9/29/2008)
Paperback (3/30/2010)
Hardcover (9/30/2008)
Compact Disc (6/22/2010)
Compact Disc (9/30/2008)
Prebound (3/30/2010)
CD-Audio (4/16/2016)
Prebound (3/30/2010)
Hardcover, Large Print, Large Print (1/1/2009)

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Fall 2008 Kids' List

“A marvelous story about a boy who doesn't fit in, a beetle who longs for adventure, and how they find each other. The interaction between the two rings true even as they become involved in an art heist at the Museum of Modern Art.”
— Trish Brown, Hooray for Books!, Alexandria, VA
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Chinese edition of Masterpiece by Elise Broach, the 2008 EB White Read Aloud winner for When Dinosaurs Came With Everything. Marvin the beetle and his friend James go on an adventure to thwart a heist of a masterpiece from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. It is also a story of complicated family relationships and art history told through humor and masterful ink drawing. In Traditional Chinese. Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc.