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Vincent van Gogh and the colors of the wind

Author: Chiara Lossani; Vincent van Gogh; Octavia Monaco
Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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Vincent van Gogh had one true teacher: Nature. Nature taught him about light, shadows, shape, and colors. And he had one single appraiser: his brother Theo. Today Vincent van Gogh is one of the most famous painters in the world.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Vincent van Gogh; Vincent van Gogh; Vincent van Gogh; Vincent van Gogh
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chiara Lossani; Vincent van Gogh; Octavia Monaco
ISBN: 9780802853905 0802853900
OCLC Number: 647220242
Awards: ALA Notable Books for Children, 2012.
ALA Best Books for Young Adults, 2012.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books, 2012.
Robert F. Sibert Information Book Honor, 2012.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Responsibility: text by Chiara Lossani ; illustrations by Octavia Monaco.

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A vibrantly illustrated biography of Vincent van Gogh based on letters he sent to his brother Theo.  Read more...

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