Papa Chagall, Tell Us a Story (Anholt's Artists)

Papa Chagall, Tell Us a Story (Anholt's Artists)

Barron s introduces another fine title to the highly-acclaimed "Anholt s Artists Books for Children" series. Here, award-winning author and illustrator Laurence Anholt reviews the life of Marc Chagall. Through the stories that he tells his beloved twin grandchildren, Chagall relates his extraordinary rags to riches journey from a topsy-turvy cottage life in Russia, through Barron s introduces another fine title to the highly-acclaimed "Anholt s Artists Books for Children" series. Here, award-...

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Title:Papa Chagall, Tell Us a Story (Anholt's Artists)
Author:Laurence Anholt
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Genres:Childrens
ISBN:0764166441
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:32 pages pages

Papa Chagall, Tell Us a Story (Anholt's Artists) Reviews

  • Rebecca
    Jul 16, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

  • Michelle Gray
    Jul 30, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Kris
    Apr 29, 2016

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

  • Elisabeth
    Sep 25, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

  • Robin
    Jul 15, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

  • Kelly
    Dec 12, 2017

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

  • Janet
    Jun 18, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Lisa
    Jun 14, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • John
    Jul 02, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Mrs. Ruigrok
    Mar 29, 2018

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

  • Renee
    Nov 18, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

  • Kerri Hall
    Feb 19, 2015

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Robin
    May 05, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

  • Beth
    Dec 26, 2015

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

  • Rachel
    Sep 10, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

  • Earl
    Jun 29, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

  • Ash Friend
    Dec 29, 2015

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Phil
    Dec 27, 2015

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Lauri Meyers
    Jun 26, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Alyssa
    Jan 31, 2015

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

  • Gdi Stephanie
    Sep 07, 2017

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Emily Myhren
    Mar 28, 2016

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Clare
    Jul 30, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Jade Trinket
    Mar 01, 2015

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Peggy Dynek
    Mar 29, 2014

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

  • Thehobbit
    Mar 08, 2016

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Hannah
    Apr 23, 2015

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Rbettermann
    Feb 07, 2015

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

  • Isabella
    May 28, 2016

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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  • Sau Tsui
    Apr 23, 2018

    Another historical fiction story by Laurence Anholt based on the life and works of Marc Chagall. This story is told as Chagall telling his twin grandchildren stories about his life and it also shows reproductions of his work. The back page of the book is a history of Chagall. This is a...

    Loved this story of Chagall! ...

    Twin Text: The Orange Shoes, by Trinka Hakes Noble @2007 Rationale: I chose the picture book because of the importance of art in the childhood world of each main character. Delly Porter is a very poor girl who loves art, and finds every means she can to capture the beauty in her wor...

    This book is based on the life of Marc Chagall, who was born to Hasidic Jewish parents in Vitebsk, used to known as White Russia. He began drawing at a very young age and the illustrations of this show and describe some of his paintings. A book filled with imagination of an artist and ...

    Marc Chagall shares bits of his life story with his twin grandchildren, who are always asking him to "tell us a story." Includes some of Chagall's paintings. His imaginative, colorful, and often dreamlike images have much child appeal. A very accessible introduction to this artist. ...

    Simple picture book biography of Marc Chagall, told as narratives between the artist as a grandfather to his twin grandchildren. Includes images of his paintings. Laurence Anholt always does artists right! ...

    A fun way presenting the life of Marc Chagall with his grandchildren asking him to tell them stories about his life. ...

    The boys really liked this book, and they like Chagall's paintings. It was fun to be able to show them the my pictures from Paris of the Opera ceiling. ...

    Interesting introduction to Chagall, with some sweet information about his life and relationships, as well as a good incorporation of some of his art. ...

    My parents have always liked Chagall so I was familiar with is work, but I never knew what an interesting life he led. Easy picture biographies, ftw! ...

    I love this series of picture books. Such an ingenious way to introduce famous artists to a young audience. Mr Anholt, can you do one on Seurat? ...

    Nice introduction for children to the art and life of Marc Chagall. Apparently there's a whole bunch of these about different artists! ...

    Copyright: 2014 Genre: Biography Thoughts: This was an interesting story about the famous Jewish artist Marc Chagall. He tells his stories of the war and of his life to his grandchildren. ...

    Chagall shares his paintings and life story with his grandchildren. Illustrated in an impressionistic style and (of course) with his paintings. ...

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