Yoko Ono Collector of Skies by Nell Beram, Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky


Yoko Ono Collector of Skies by Nell Beram, Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky

This biography written for young adults explores the life and art of Yoko Ono, from her childhood haikus to her involvement in Fluxus and experimental music. The focus remains on why Yoko is an important artist, not just the wife of one of the world's most legendary performers. An incredibly inspiring and moving story for young people who are interested in following their dreams to become an artist or who have ever contemplate what is art or what is beauty. An outcast throughout most of her life and misunderstood by every group she was supposed to belong to, Yoko followed her own unique vision to create art and music that was ahead of its time and would later be celebrated. She continues to be an important voice for peace to this day.

About the Author

Nell Beram is a former staff editor, a former columnist and an original member of the pop band the Magnetic Fields. Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky is a visual artist, author of The Creativity Handbook and her writings include a feature article about Yoko Ono and an interview with Ono that was published in Ruminator Review.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info


184 pages


Nell Beram, Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky
More books by Nell Beram, Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky


Publication date

1st January 2013



A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

Lovereading4kids is great, we get books really early never late. We love to read and review, and think you would like it too. The excitement

Jasmine Harris-Hart, age 12

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

Lovereading 4 schools