Andrea Davis Pinkney’s lyrical narrative tells the inspiring story of a boy who pursued a dream, and who, in turn, inspired generations of other dreamers. Information about Ezra Jack Keats’s legacy. List of books written and illustrated by Keats. Sources. Full-color illustrations were rendered in acrylic, collage, and pencil, using images from The Snowy Day; Peter’s Chair; Hi, Cat; and Jennie’s Hat.
A Poem for Peter: The Story of Ezra Jack Keats and the Creation of The Snowy DayBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780425287682 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Viking Page Count: 60 Trim Size: 9 1/2" x 10 1/2" Illustrators: Lou Fancher, Steve Johnson Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.8, Points: 0.5 Lexile: Level: 620L Awards & Honors: Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Picture Books
Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2016, Picture Books
NCTE Notable Poetry List 2017
Sydney Taylor Award, 2017 Silver Medalist
ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Middle Readers
2017 Notable Books for a Global Society
The Nonfiction Detectives, 2016 Best Nonfiction Books for Children
2017 Capitol Choices, Seven to Ten
CSMCL Best Multicultural Books of 2016
Tablet Magazine Best Jewish Children’s Books of 2016, Picture Books
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