Wednesday, August 5, 2009

City I Love by Lee Bennett Hopkins

Illustrated by Marcellus Hall.

Abstract: Featuring eighteen poems that guide the reader on an international tour--from New York to San Francisco, London to Tokyo, and beyond, this extraordinary urban-themed collection celebrates the beauty, diversity, energy, architecture, and excitement of city life. Illustrations were made with brush and ink and watercolor on paper.

Abrams Books for Young Readers in association with the Field Museum, 2009.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Hall's artwork for CITY I LOVE
is extraordinary. He took a theme
and ran away with it. This CITY...
is for everyone.

CW said...

He was a pleasure to work with. You should check out his music. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4GRysu6X5Y