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Inch by Inch Hardcover – Picture Book, 13 April 2010

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“The lovely colors, the sharp definition of cutouts against white space, the rhythm of the composition, and the simplicity of the whole make a handsome and appropriate book to give pleasure to little children and their elders.”—The Horn Book Magazine

About the Author

Leo Lionni, an internationally known designer, illustrator, and graphic artist, was born in Holland and lived in Italy until he came to the United States in 1939. He was the recipient of the 1984 American Institute of Graphic Arts Gold Medal and was honored posthumously in 2007 with the Society of Illustrators’ Lifetime Achievement Award. His picture books are distinguished by their enduring moral themes, graphic simplicity and brilliant use of collage, and include four Caldecott Honor Books: Inch by Inch, Frederick, Swimmy, and Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse. Hailed as “a master of the simple fable” by the Chicago Tribune, he died in 1999 at the age of 89..

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  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition (13 April 2010)
  • Language : English
  • Hardcover : 32 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0375857648
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0375857645
  • Reading age : 3 - 7 years
  • Item Weight : 386 g
  • Dimensions : 22.86 x 0.86 x 28.09 cm
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