The Friendly Postman
The Art of Van Gogh
From the Series Stories of Art
Vincent Van Gogh was a troubled soul. Yet he produced some of the most vibrant and uplifting paintings in history. The Friendly Postman is the story of the postman who brought Vincent letters from his brother, Theo, when the artist lived in Arles. These letters played a vital role in encouraging Vincent to keep on painting through difficult times.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Genre||Picture Books, Social Studies|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Narrative Nonfiction|
|Publisher||Big & Small|
|Imprint||Big & Small|
|Number of Pages||36|
Author: Yu-ri Kim
A translator and book developer, Yuri Kim is working on the educational books for children.
Illustrator: Jeong-yeon Yim
Having studied Engraving, Jeong-yeon Yim is a freelance illustrator. Her works were exhibited at the international bookart fair in 2006.