Katie and the Waterlily Pond A Journey Through Five Magical Monet Masterpieces by James Mayhew


Katie and the Waterlily Pond A Journey Through Five Magical Monet Masterpieces by James Mayhew

Make art an adventure for your child with classic picture book character, Katie! For over 25 years, Katie has stepped into the most famous and familiar paintings in the world for an exciting adventure. This latest edition of a classic really is the best way to introduce children to a lifetime love of art. Katie leaps through the frames of five famous paintings by Monet. Why not collect all 13 titles in the Katie series. Katie desperately wants to win the art competition at the gallery. She just has to create a painting in the style of Monet. That should be easy ...right? The five Monet masterpieces featured are:: In the Woods at Giverny Bathers at La Grenouillere The Rue Montorguiel, Paris Path Through the Poppies The Waterlily Pond


Jolly, colourful, child-friendly introduction to Monet Bournemouth Daily Echo An entertaining initiation into the world of Impressionism School Librarian The Katie stories are both beautiful and useful a rare combination in a picture book Families Magazine

About the Author

James Mayhew is a popular author/illustrator whose many books include the Katie books, published by Orchard and The Kingfisher Book of Tales from Russia. He lives in Hertfordshire with his wife and son.

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32 pages


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Publication date

7th May 2015



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