I Live in Brooklyn

I Live in Brooklyn

by Mari Takabayashi

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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From days on the stoop, playing hopscotch and watching fireworks from the rooftops, to school field trips into the city, where zoos and museums await, Michelle introduces readers to her favorite places and things to do.
Mari Takabayashi’s diminutive scenes, busy with cheerful detail, bring the beauty and bustle of New York City to life for children all around the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780618308996
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 04/19/2004
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 850,215
Product dimensions: 8.75(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.33(d)
Age Range: 4 - 7 Years

About the Author

Mari Takabayashi was born in Tokyo, Japan, and studied at Otsuma Women’s College. She illustrated Flannel Kisses and Marshmallow Kisses and is the author and illustrator of I Live in Brooklyn and I Live in Toyko. She lives with her husband and their two children in New York.

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"Sunny, beautifully patterned watercolors are full of delightful detail. In a folk-art style, they capture the diversity, bustling moments, and serenity of home sweet home." Booklist, ALA

"Youngsters may be inspired to write and draw about their own lives after reading this tale." School Library Journal

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