What I’m Doing at Kirkus This Week,
Plus What I Did Last Week, Featuring Mike Curato,
Rafael López, William Low, and Marc Martin

h1 June 2nd, 2017 by jules

“Crimson red is my favorite color because it is the color of the crimson rosella,
a parrot found in southeastern Australia, where I live.”

(Click to enlarge spread, created by Marc Martin)


Come dig deep with me over at Kirkus today.

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Last week, I wrote here about What’s Your Favorite Color? (an Eric Carle and Friends book, published by Godwin Books/Henry Holt), which features the work of a slew of talented authors and illustrators and will be on shelves in August. Today, I’ve got a small handful of spreads from the book.



Mike Curato’s contribution
(Click to enlarge spread)


William Low’s contribution:
“Brown is the color of my old neighborhood in the Bronx. …”

(Click to enlarge spread)


Rafael López’s contribution:
“The color I choose will surprise you because it dares to be different. …”

(Click to enlarge spread)



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All artwork used by permission of the publisher, Godwin Books/Henry Holt and Company.

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