by Adam Lehrhaupt and Felicita Sala
Adam Lehrhaupt tells a tale of the power of color in this exploration of creativity that is sure to inspire readers and budding artists
Isn't it fun to color?
Every color has a feeling,
just like we do.
Yellow makes us feel happy.
Dark blue can make us feel sad.
Red can seem angry.
Black can look scary.
What color do you feel like today?
I Don't Draw, I Color!
Adam Lehrhaupt's first picture book, Warning: Do Not Open This Book!, received the E.B. White Read Aloud Honor Award, was an ALA Notable Book, and a Huffington Post Notable Book. School Library Journal called it, "More fun than a barrel of monkeys." He is also the author of Please, Open This Book!, which was named a Wanda Gag Comstock Read Aloud Honor Book and Idea Jar. Adam has traveled to six continents, performed on Broadway, and lived on a communal farm. He currently lives in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with his wife, sons, and two bizarre dogs.
Felicita Sala is a self-taught illustrator and painter. She has a degree in philosophy from the University of Western Australia. Since 2007, she has lived and worked in Rome. Recently, Felicita has illustrated for several magazines while also working on various animation projects with her husband and collaborator, Gianluca Maruotti, and a few upcoming children's books. She draws inspiration from nature, children, mid-century illustration, folk art, and architecture.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Publish Date: March 2017
Page Count: 32
Reading Level: Ages 4-8
- Juvenile Fiction > Art & Architecture
- Concepts - Colors - Drawing - Imagination
- Imagination & Play