Daniel Pinkwater lives with his wife, the illustrator and novelist Jill Pinkwater, and several dogs and cats in a very old farmhouse in New York’s Hudson River Valley.
It's a great way to look at the layers of elements that make a painting abstract. My daughter and I enjoyed finding the different things in Bear's painting. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Melissa Durel Porter
This was our son's favorite book. He actually drew the pictures from the book himself as a young child. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Lew AM Thornbrough
Several reviewers have done a wonderful job describing this book and the lessons it teaches. I just want to add that it is a GREAT book to READ ALOUD to a class of PK-grade 2 (or... Read morePublished on May 5, 2013 by Cat Lover "Sally"
I was given this book as a gift for my two children. When my son began Kindergarten, I brought a copy in to read for his birthday and left it with the classroom. Read morePublished on September 17, 2012 by Mommy Dearest
I love that this book focuses on the individuality that artists have, and shows a young audience that it's alright to ignore the criticism of people would would try to tell you... Read morePublished on May 28, 2012 by Rachael Bush