You Are StardustBook - 2012
Grounded in current science, this extraordinary picture book provides opportunities for children to use their imaginations and wonder about some big ideas. Soyeon Kim's incredible diorama art enhances the poetic text, and her creative process is explored in full on the reverse side of the book's jacket, which features comments from the artist. Young readers will want to pore over each page of this book, exploring the detailed artwork and pondering the message of the text, excited to find out just how connected to the Earth they really are.
From Library Staff
This is one of those illustrator/author combos made in literati heaven: Elin Kelsey's thought-provoking storytelling pairs beautifully with Soyeun Kim's mixed media collages. Be sure to check out their "Wild Ideas" too, also available at the Calgary Public Library!
Sometimes, thinking about how small we are in the grand scheme of things can be overwhelming... sometimes in can be inspiring! With a focus on science, social issues, and current events, the fact that we are part of the universe means our respect for and responsibility to the universe can have BI... Read More »