A Day So Gray (Hardcover)

A Day So Gray Cover Image
By Marie Lamba, Alea Marley (Illustrator)
$17.99
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Description


Once you start to notice, colors and reasons for gratitude are everywhere, and that changes everything! Celebrate the hues and comforts of a cozy winter day as a discontented girl at first notices only dull grays and browns in a snowy landscape but is coaxed by her friend to look more closely. Soon she finds orange berries, blue water, purple shadows, and more. Warm friendship and a fresh way of seeing things transform a snow-covered landscape from bleak to beautiful!
 

About the Author


Marie Lamba is co-author of the picture book Green Green: A Community Gardening Story, and author of the YA novels What I Meant..., Over My Head, and Drawn. She is also a literary agent, and she lives in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. 
www.marielamba.com
Twitter: @marielamba
Instagram: @marie.lamba


Alea Marley has illustrated such picture books Loretta's Gift, by Pat Zietlow Miller, and Everybody's Somewhere, by Cornelia Spelman, named a Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People by NCSS-CBC. She lives in the UK.
www.aleamarley.co.uk
Twitter: @aleazui
Instagram: @aleazui

Praise For…


"Cozy up with this book to start a conversation about finding what's bright when things seem dull."—Kirkus

"
Lamba's words encourage readers to seek out the tiny scraps of beauty that brighten life's doldrums..., Marley creates an enchanting soft-focus winterscape drenched in light....Whenever a day is gray and lonely, this cozy reminder to look on the colorful side will invite smiles and lift spirits."—Shelf Awareness

"
A good choice for storytimes on cold winter days that will encourage youngsters to see 'so much more than gray.'"—School Library Journal

"
Illustrator Alea Marley’s colors pop off the page....'Boring' and bleak become colorful when it is beauty you seek."—BookPage


Product Details
ISBN: 9781328695994
ISBN-10: 1328695999
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: October 29th, 2019
Pages: 32

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