|Publisher:||Lee & Low Books, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 11 Years|
About the Author
Andrea J. Loney received her MFA in dramatic writing from New York University. Since then, she has worked various jobs, from screenwriter to teacher of computer skills, and she even ran away to live with a circus. Today Andrea spends most of her time writing books that she wishes had been available when she was a childstories that embrace and reflect the humanity of all children. She lives with her partner, their two cats, and a betta fish in Los Angeles, California. Visit her online at andreajloney.com.
KEITH MALLETT has been drawing and painting for as long as he can remember. As an artist and designer, he has created posters and fine art prints for more than thirty years. He had the pleasure of attending the original James Van Der Zee exhibit, Harlem on my Mind, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and was delighted to work on this biography. Mallett lives in San Diego, California, with his wife and their German Shepherd.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I loved this biography of James VanDerZee, particularly how it showed the ups and downs of his career and ended with the Harlem On My Mind exhibit. The illustrations are rich and beautiful, and the before/after photos of the retouching process will fascinate kids.