Book
Multiple languages

Mirror [Engels-Arabische versie]

Jeannie Baker (author)

Mirror [Engels-Arabische versie]

Target audience:
3-5 years and up
Dubbelboek waarin, zonder woorden, het verhaal van een westerse jongen naast het verhaal van een Marokkaanse jongen wordt getoond. Op een gegeven moment kruisen hun verhalen mekaar.
Subject
Andere culturen
Extra subject
prentenboeken
Title
Mirror [Engels-Arabische versie]
Other title
Spiegel
Author
Jeannie Baker
Language
Multiple languages, English, Arabic
Publisher
London: Walker Books, 2010 | Other editions
[20], [20] p. : ill.
Note
Een IBBY silent book
ISBN
9781406309140 (hardback)

About Jeannie Baker

Jeannie Baker is an English-born Australian children's picture book author and artist, known for her collage illustrations and her concern for the natural environment. Her books have won many awards.

Biography

Baker was born in London, England on 2 November 1950. She studied graphic design at Croydon School of Art and Brighton Polytechnic, earning honours in art and design, before making her home in Australia in 1975. In the early 1980s, she lived in New York on an Australia Council Visual Arts Board residency. Her book, Home in the Sky (1984), was developed there.

Baker uses a variety of textures in her works. "When I can, I like to use textures from the actual materials portrayed, such as bark, feathers, cracked paint, earth, knitted wool and rusty tin… so that their natural textures become an integral part of the work". Baker’s collages illustrate her picture books, but also stand i…Read more on Wikipedia