Window by Jeannie Baker
  

Window

Written by Jeannie Baker
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Window by Jeannie Baker

Stunning and unique mixed media collages will amaze readers in this powerful, eco-conscious picture book by the internationally renowned Jeannie Baker. In this visually compelling look at our changing environment by Jeannie Baker, illustrator of the critically-acclaimed Mirror and Where the Forest Meets the Sea, a mother and baby look through a window at a view of wilderness and sky as far as the eye can see. With each page, the boy grows and the scene changes. At first, in a clear patch of forest, a single house appears. A few years pass and there is a village in the distance... When the boy is twenty, will he recognize the view from his window? Illustrated with elaborate and gorgeous collage constructions, Window is a wordless picture book that speaks volumes.

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...a very moving, sophisticated picture book...illustrated with wonderfully detailed collages. * Nursery Education *

About the Author

Jeannie Baker is the author and illustrator of a number of children's picture books, including the award-winning Where the Forest Meets the Sea. Her characteristic use of mixed media to create detailed and elaborate collages is stunning and unique. She lives in Australia.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Jeannie Baker
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

1st November 2002

ISBN

9780744594867


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