Mr. Frank (Hardback)Irene Luxbacher (author)
- Publisher out of stock
Publisher: Groundwood Books Ltd ,Canada
Number of pages: 32
Weight: 369 g
Dimensions: 248 x 200 mm
A Cooperative Children's Book Center Choice
"Outstanding mixed-media collages and a thoughtful text create a distinctive book that rises far above most tributes to grandparental love. . . . a perfect book." Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"Beautifully written and filled with visual details of days gone by, this small treasure is waiting to be shared again and again with a young grandchild or with any young child." School Library Journal
"Luxbacher is pure genius, weaving in a half century-plus of fashion history into a glowing celebration of family." BookDragon
"A cozy read-aloud, particularly for grandparents and their grandchildren." Booklist
"This quiet story is a wonderful homage to grandparents everywhere who delight in pleasing their grandchildren." Library Media Connection
"In short, the outfit Mr. Frank was making today was perfect. So perfect, that after sewing the last stich, Mr. Frank knew there was nothing else he wanted to do. No suit, no dress, no costume, no tutu would ever seem special enough to thread another needle for." from the book
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