Sunday, November 22, 2009

Crow Call by Lois Lowry

Illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline.

Abstract: Nine-year-old Liz accompanies the stranger who is her father, just returned from the war, when he goes hunting for crows in Pennsylvania farmland. Illustrations created with watercolor and acrylic-gouache on paper.

Scholastic Press, 2009.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

One of the finest picturebooks I have ever read. Ms. Lowry's text is down-to-earth real and Bagram Ibatoulline's artwork is brilliantly understated. My choice for the Caldecott Medal.