The Quiet Observer
The Art of Degas
From the Series Stories of Art
A French painter Edgar Degas enjoyed capturing the small moments in life by observing people with an attentive eye. This story weaves Degas’ paintings into the story, while also illustrating Degas’ character.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Narrative Nonfiction|
|Publisher||Big & Small|
|Imprint||Big & Small|
|Number of Pages||36|
Author: Miae Kim
Miae Kim won the children's book award in Korea in 2008. Her books include A Coward Tyranno, Komo Flies, and A Crocodile and a Baby Crocodile Bird.
Illustrator: Dong-il Jang
Dong-il Jang studied Engraving in college. He works as a freelance illustrator. His books include The Friendship, A Rain Shower, and Dad is Studying Garbage.