In the Half Room

In the Half Room

Picture Book - 2020
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The light of the half moon Shines down on the half room . . . The half room is full of half things. A half chair, a half cat, even half shoes all just as nice as whole things. When half a knock comes on half a door, who in the world could it be? With inventive flair, Caldecott Honor winner Carson Ellis explores halves and wholes in an ingenious and thought-provoking picture book. Ink and gouache illustrations featuring wry detail and velvety textures conjure a dreamlike mood while leaving space for imagining. A celebration of the surreal and the serendipitous and the beauty of the two together, this brilliant picture book will have readers seeing halves with whole new eyes.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press , 2020
ISBN: 9781536214567
1536214566
Branch Call Number: JUV E ELL
Characteristics: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 25x24 cm

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Nov 06, 2020

This book is a top choice for 2020 according to Publishers Weekly.

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