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All in a Day (Hardcover)

    By Cynthia Rylant, Nikki McClure (Illustrator)
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    Staff Reviews


    Whenever we're feeling down, we read this book. McClure's woodcut illustrations are sweeping and gorgeous, and Rylant's text is a bit of sunshine and hope. We give it to all our new baby friends. (Christine and Adrian)

    — From Adrian

    Whenever we're feeling down, we read this book. McClure's woodcut illustrations are sweeping and gorgeous, and Rylant's text is a bit of sunshine and hope. We give it to all our new baby friends. (Christine and Adrian)

    — From Adrian

    January 2009 Indie Next 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

    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.
    Product Details
    ISBN: 9780810983212
    ISBN-10: 0810983214
    Publisher: Abrams Books for Young Readers
    Publication Date: March 1st, 2009
    Pages: 32
    Language: English