Incorporating elements of a fable with a style vaguely reminiscent of David Macaulay or Arthur Geisert, this quietly dazzling selection is a subtle celebration of individuality and creativity. Appealing, unique and not to be missed. --Kirkus Reviews
Cybèle Young is an internationally renowned artist, represented by galleries in New York, London, Vancouver and Calgary. Her art practice and family life have also inspired the creation of several children's books. She was nominated for a Governor General's Award for Illustration in 2000, and has written and illustrated two titles (Ten Birds, Kids Can Press, and A Few Blocks, Groundwood Books).
If you like counting and great weird art, this book is awesome!
It deep and it teaches you new things each time you read it.
A really unique book. I love the moral of the story, my 3 year old loves the countdown and the creative ways the numbers are formed. Read morePublished on February 11, 2013 by Kristin O