‘I know, Mikey,’ he said, patting my shoulder. ‘And you’ll need to be,
’cause it takes just as much courage to stay behind.’”
(Click to enlarge spread)
Last week at Kirkus, I wrote about Deborah Hopkinson’s Knit Your Bit: A World War I Story (Putnam, February 2013), illustrated by Steven Guarnaccia. That link is here. Up above, I’ve got one full spread from the book — for those of you who want to take a brief peek inside.
And that link is here.
Enjoy, and see you on Sunday.
KNIT YOUR BIT: A WORLD WAR I STORY. Copyright © 2013 by Deborah Hopkinson. Illustrations copyright © 2013 by Steven Guarnaccia. G. P. Putnam’s Sons, an imprint of Penguin, New York. Spread used with permission of the publisher.