From Jessie Willcox Smith and N. C. Wyeth to Maurice Sendak and Chris Van Allsburg, generations of renowned artists have lent their talents to help mark Children’s Book Week. The posters they created make for compelling social commentary as well as a unique survey of American children’s book art during the twentieth century.
“Splendid.” — Michael Cart, Booklist
“Fascinating.” — Lee Bennett Hopkins, Creative Classroom
Horn Book Fanfare Book for 1994