Beatrix Potter and Her Paint Box by David McPhail
  

Beatrix Potter and Her Paint Box

Written by David McPhail
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Synopsis

Beatrix Potter and Her Paint Box by David McPhail

All her life, Beatrix Potter loved to paint. From a young age, she painted the bunnies, mice, and other pets who populated her family home. These became the characters of her stories, which are beloved the whole world over. With beautiful scenes rich in detail, David McPhaiI transports us to the charming English countryside and the wonderful world of Beatrix Potter.

Reviews

McPhail's signature pen-and-ink and watercolors mirror Potter's detailed style for both nature motifs and human subjects. . . . . realistic animals and landscapes inspire a genuine love of the natural world and the charming English countryside. --Booklist, on Beatrix Potter and Her Paint Box * McPhail's . . . paintings work seamlessly in tandem with the words to deliver a truly resonant message: . . . music can change the world.

McPhail s signature pen-and-ink and watercolors mirror Potter s detailed style for both nature motifs and human subjects. . . . . realistic animals and landscapes inspire a genuine love of the natural world and the charming English countryside.

Mole Music * McPhail's . . . paintings work seamlessly in tandem with the words to deliver a truly resonant message: . . . music can change the world.

About the Author

David McPhail is the author of many books for children, including The Family Tree, Mole Music, The Teddy Bear, and the popular Pig Pig stories. He lives with his family in Rye, New Hampshire.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

David McPhail
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Publisher

Henry Holt & Company Inc

Publication date

6th October 2015

ISBN

9780805091700


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