Draw What You See: The Life and Art of Benny Andrews

by Kathleen Benson

Illustrations by Benny Andrews

Artist Benny Andrews was raised in cotton fields in the 1930s, but education was his ticket to Chicago and New York. Throughout his life, he “never stopped drawing.” Author’s note. Sources and resources. Time line. Full-color illustrations.

ISBN: 9780544104877

JLG Release: January 2015

JLG Member Price
$5.00

City Elementary

Grades 2-6

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12 books / $17.05 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780544104877

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Clarion

    Page Count

    32

    Dewey Classification

    759.13 B

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 5.2, Points: 0.5

    Lexile

    Level: AD840L

    Awards & Honors

    2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, K–2
    2016 CCBC Choices–The Arts
    2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Elementary / Middle Grade Nonfiction
    Best Multicultural Books of 2015

    Genre

    Nonfic


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