I wanted to learn more about Rousseau and be inspired by the reinterpretations of his paintings. This book delighted and informed me and is a pleasure to read and reread. Read morePublished 3 months ago by M. Egan
As always, Michelle Markel gets it just right for the kids (and their loved ones who read along). My favorite so far is Brave Girl, but the Rousseau book is beautiful. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Katherine Bracken Ward
I saw this at the library and had to own a copy, just to look at the illustrations. I can do that over and over. Read morePublished 12 months ago by William S.
This beautiful book captures the essence of Rousseau's fabulous drawings of his imagination. The text relates
his perseverance, and the added drawings of the famous... Read more
We teach an art history lesson in our schools about Rousseau. This book is a great resource for making the information understandable to young students.Published 13 months ago by Connie RB
This is a lovely, interesting, sweet book that is magnificently illustrated. My 6-year old son and I love reading this book together and have both learned details about his life in... Read morePublished 15 months ago by sunny swimmer
Michelle Markel introduces a great artist (Henri Rouseau) to his ideal audience: children can appreciate Rouseau's brilliance in a way adults sometimes are not able to. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Sunny Warner