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The Resource Sidewalk flowers, JonArno Lawson ; illustrated by Sydney Smith

Sidewalk flowers, JonArno Lawson ; illustrated by Sydney Smith

Label
Sidewalk flowers
Title
Sidewalk flowers
Statement of responsibility
JonArno Lawson ; illustrated by Sydney Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A little girl collects wildflowers while on a walk with her distracted father. Each flower becomes a gift, and whether the gift is noticed or ignored, both giver and recipient are transformed by their encounter. This wordless picture book, conceived by award-winning poet JonArno Lawson and beautifully brought to life by illustrator Sydney Smith, is an ode to the importance of small things, small people and small gestures
Pace
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator's Award, 2016.
  • Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award, 2015.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Children's Literature, 2015.
  • Mitten Award (Michigan), 2016.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2015.
  • School Library Journal Best Picture Books, 2015.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410558
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lawson, JonArno
Dewey number
jC813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Sydney
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Flowers
  • Father and child
  • Stories without words
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sidewalk flowers, JonArno Lawson ; illustrated by Sydney Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1079584
Dimensions
23 x 23 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781554984312
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781554984312
  • (OCoLC)884816261
Label
Sidewalk flowers, JonArno Lawson ; illustrated by Sydney Smith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1079584
Dimensions
23 x 23 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781554984312
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781554984312
  • (OCoLC)884816261

Library Locations

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