The Resource They say blue, Jillian Tamaki

They say blue, Jillian Tamaki

Label
They say blue
Title
They say blue
Statement of responsibility
Jillian Tamaki
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In captivating paintings full of movement and transformation, Tamaki follows a young girl through a year or a day as she examines the colors in the world around her. Egg yolks are sunny orange as expected, yet water cupped in her hands isn't blue like they say. But maybe a blue whale is blue. She doesn't know, she hasn't seen one. Playful and philosophical, They Say Blue is a book about color as well as perspective, about the things we can see and the things we can only wonder at
Summary
A young girl contemplates colours in the world and beyond what she can see with her eyes.
Tone
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book, 2018.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Children's Literature, 2018.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10624872
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tamaki, Jillian
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colors
  • Visual perception
  • Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
They say blue, Jillian Tamaki
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781419728518
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
They say blue, Jillian Tamaki
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781419728518
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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