Spring 2019

Maisie's Scrapbook

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

As the seasons turn, Maisie rides her bull in and out of Dada’s tall tales. Her Mama wears linen and plays the viola. Her Dada wears kente cloth and plays the marimba.They come from different places, but they hug her in the same way. And most of all, they love her just the same. A joyful celebration of a mixed-race family and the love that binds us all together.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-91137-357-5
Temporarily out of stock
$17.99 $13.49 OS
978-1-91137-360-5
$35.99 $26.99
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Copyright 2019
Publisher Lantana Publishing
Imprint Lantana Publishing
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-03-05
BISACS JUV030000, JUV013060
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.75 x 9.75
Lexile 460
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Starred Reviews

Reviews

Publishers Weekly

“[A] comforting portrait of an all-embracing and loving family . . .”—Publishers Weekly

Kirkus Reviews

“A quiet, positive story that opens a window into what it can look and feel like to grow up in a biracial, multinational family . . .”—starred, Kirkus Reviews

Author: Samuel Narh

Samuel Narh was born and raised in Ghana. He loves to paint stories with words. Maisie's Scrapbook was inspired by his young family. He lives in Ohio with his wife, Freda, and daughter, Merrit.

Illustrator: Jo Loring-Fisher

Jo Loring-Fisher is an artist, illustrator, and storyteller based in the United Kingdom. She holds an MA in Children's Book Illustration from the Cambridge School of Art.