Who Stole Mona Lisa? by Ruthie Knapp
  

Who Stole Mona Lisa?

Written by Ruthie Knapp
Illustrated by Jill McElmurry

Synopsis

Who Stole Mona Lisa? by Ruthie Knapp

She has a famous smile, and millions come to see her every year. Who is she? Why, the Mona Lisa, of course. But did you know that she was once kidnapped? Narrated by the lady of the enigmatic smile herself, this is a stylishly whimsical biography of the glorious, wonderful, sometimes dangerous life of the best-recognised painting of all time.

Reviews

`A richly illustrated tale . . . Filled with facts, this is much more than a simple storybook' * Creative Steps * `This is a great book for all the family' * Juno magazine * `A dramatic tale well told through written text and illustration' * The School Librarian *

About the Author

Ruthie Knapp is the author of The Wall Museum Guide for Kids series. She lives in the USA. Jill McElmurry studied art for two years at SUNY, Purchase and the School of Visual Arts in New York. Both her parents were illustrators, and even her grandparents were artistic professionals (her grandfather painted the backgrounds for the 1939 classic King Kong). When she's not illustrating books, Jill enjoys working with her husband and dog on their farm in New Mexico.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
40 pages

Author

Ruthie Knapp
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Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

7th February 2011

ISBN

9781408811580


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