Welcome to Pop Culture Planet

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Published: 2012-10-11

ISBN: 9780843170931

Format: B-Col/Act

Publisher: Price Stern Sloan

Synopsis

Somewhere in the depths of space, hiding near the edge of the known galaxy, exists a parallel universe. And in that universe, merrily orbiting a smiley cartoon sun, is Weeniworld, the Pop Culture Planet.It’s like our planet, but smaller. And cuter. And cooler. And way more fun. This 48-page illustrated art book of iconic characters represents a contemporary, design-led take on pop culture and retro classics. The Weenicons brand looks at old favorites with new eyes and gives our cultural icons a hip and modern twist.

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Price: $12.99


Radiant Days

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Published: 2012-04-12

ISBN: 9780670011353

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Viking Juvenile

Synopsis

She is a painter. He is a poet. Their art bridges time. It is 1978. Merle is in her first year at the Corcoran School of Art, catapulted from her impoverished Appalachian upbringing into a sophisticated, dissipated art scene. It is also 1870. The teenage poet Arthur Rimbaud is on the verge of breaking through to the images and voice that will make his name. The meshed power of words and art thins the boundaries between the present and the past – and allows these two troubled, brilliant artists to enter each other’s worlds. Radiant Days is a peerless follow- up to Elizabeth Hand’s unforgettable,

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Price: $17.99


The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse

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Published: 2011-10-04

ISBN: 9780399257131

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Philomel

Synopsis

A brilliant new Eric Carle picture book for the artist in us allEvery child has an artist inside them, and this vibrant picture book from Eric Carle will help let it out. The artist in this book paints the world as he sees it, just like a child. There’s a red crocodile, an orange elephant, a purple fox and a polka-dotted donkey. More than anything, there’s imagination. Filled with some of the most magnificently colorful animals of Eric Carle’s career, this tribute to the creative life celebrates the power of art.

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Price: $17.99


El artista que pinto un caballo azul

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Published: 2011-10-04

ISBN: 9780399257353

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Philomel

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Seen Art?

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Published: 2005-05-05

ISBN: 9780670059867

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Viking Juvenile

Synopsis

It all started when I told my friend Art I would meet him on the corner of Fifth and Fifty-Third. I didn’t see him. So I asked a lady walking up the avenue, “Have you seen Art?” “MoMA?” asked the lady. “Uh . . . no, he’s just a friend.” “Just down Fifty-Third Street here. In a beautiful new building. You can’t miss it.” When this address turns out to be the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, confusion and hilarity ensue. As the narrator continues looking for Art inside MoMA, he is introduced to well-known pieces of art such as Van Gogh’s The Starry Night, Matisse’s The Red Studio, as well

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Price: $16.99


Leonardo, The Beautiful Dreamer

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Published: 2003-07-28

ISBN: 9780525470335

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Dutton Juvenile

Synopsis

Famous in his time as a painter, prankster, and philosopher, Leonardo da Vinci was also a musician, sculptor, and engineer for dukes, popes, and kings. What remains of his work-from futuristic designs and scientific inquiry to artwork of ethereal beauty-reveals the ambitious, unpredictable brilliance of a visionary, and a timeless dreamer. Robert Byrd celebrates this passionate, playful genius in a glowing picture book replete with the richness and imagination of Leonardo’s own notebooks. Twenty lavish spreads, including side drawings, supplemental texts, and quotes from Leonardo’s writings,

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Price: $17.99


Leonardo's Horse H

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Published: 2001-10-01

ISBN: 9780399235764

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Putnam Juvenile

Synopsis

“A scintillating sliver of history. . . . An inventive introduction to the Renaissance and one of its masters.” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) “An unusual and surprisingly touching story . . . . An offbeat and intriguing read.” (The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books, starred review) “At times sad, silly, and telling, this is a wholly entertaining book.” (School Library Journal, starred review) “Filled with engaging details of Leonardo and his world. . . . Illustrations which range from utterly recognizable scenes of Florence to the ghostly horses at Leonardo’s deathbed. . . . An

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Price: $21.99


You Can't Take a Balloon into the Metropolitan Museum

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Published: 2001-01-29

ISBN: 9780140568165

Format: B-Mass Market

Publisher: Puffin

Synopsis

While she’s in the Metropolitan Museum with her grandmother, a little girl leaves her prized yellow balloon tied to a railing outside. But its string becomes untied, and the balloon embarks on an uproarious journey through New York City. With an ever-increasing cast of wacky urban characters in tow, it soars past a host of landmarks. Eighteen famous paintings and sculptures are reproduced in this delightful, wordless book that explores the magical relationship between art and life.

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Price: $7.99


Hieroglyphs

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Published: 2000-03-06

ISBN: 9780448419763

Format: B-Col/Act

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap

Synopsis

Ancient Egypt is a subject of never-ending fascination for primary grade kids. Here they learn all about hieroglyphs, the beautiful pictogram writing that appears on mummy cases, papyrus scrolls, tomb walls, etc. What do the different symbols mean? How did we learn to decipher hieroglyphs? What was school and learning to read and write like for children of ancient Egypt? The information is accessible and fascinating, plus kids have the fun of creating hieroglyph messages and “works of art” using the accompanying stencil.

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Price: $6.99


You Can't Take a Balloon into the Metropolitan Museum

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Published: 1998-10-01

ISBN: 9780803723016

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Dial

Synopsis

New York City and its famed Metropolitan Museum of Art provide the setting for a crazy collision of art and city life in this inventively illustrated picture book. It all starts with a little girl?s trip to view the museum?s treasures and the parallel journey of her runaway yellow balloon. Floating down Fifth Avenue, past Central Park, bumping into a very silly tea party at the Plaza Hotel, and even adding to a tumultuous performance at the Metropolitan Opera, the balloon becomes part of a hilarious panorama of scenes that seem to mirror the paintings and sculpture raptly viewed by the wide-eyed

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Price: $18.99


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