Just Behave, Pablo Picasso! illustrated by Kevin Hawkes Scholastic (Arthur A. Levine Books), 2012
International Latino Book Awards, Best Picture Book (Spanish) 2012 2012 Eureka! Nonfiction Children’s Book Award, Silver Honor
THREE STARRED REVIEWS…!
* “By dramatizing Picasso’s development rather than merely recounting it, Winter keeps readers fascinated, and by making Picasso a superhero – he bursts right through the canvas of a serene landscape on the second page – he dispels any notion of art as tired or irrelevant.” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) Read the review.>
* “Using an innovative and offbeat approach, Winter provides glimpses of the energy, enthusiasm and dedication that ruled the artist’s world.” (School Library Journal, starred review)
* “In words and visuals, the powerhouse team of Winter and Hawkes capture the ever-changing creativity that was Picasso’s hallmark by mirroring it in the book’s ebullient, often disconcerting design…. A combustible experience.” (Booklist, starred review)
“An energetic and affectionate introduction to an artist who was always somewhat larger than life.” (Kirkus Reviews) Read the review.>
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