When Mom's Away
The Art of Renoir
From the Series Stories of Art
When Mom’s Away captures a young girl’s delight in dressing up as some of the people in portraits by Auguste Renoir. Her joy and her observations highlight the brilliance and verve of the artist’s style, as well as the pleasure we derive from looking at beautiful paintings.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Genre||Nonfiction, Picture Books, Social Studies|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Narrative Nonfiction|
|Publisher||Big & Small|
|Imprint||Big & Small|
|Number of Pages||36|
Author: Haneul Ddang
Haneul Ddang is an organization that develops and designs children's books. They have created some of Korea's best-selling educational picture books, including the Little Mathematician and Little Scientist series.
Illustrator: Hye-won Yang
Hye-Won Yang majored in Industrial design and has become one of Korea's most loved children's book illustrators. Working with pastel watercolors, she has created many beautiful works.