Signed first printing of this story of a young drummer who finds inspiration in the rhythms of every day life, with original drawing of a bird by Brian Pinkney.
Fine in fine dust jacket.
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Brian Pinkney, son of esteemed children's illustrator Jerry Pinkney, has successfully followed in his father's large footsteps. Noted for his scratchboard illustrations – an art form that he notes is "like drawing, etching, and sculpting all at the same time" – his art has earned a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award, two Caldecott Honors, and three Coretta Scott King honors. Pinkney's technique and use of color adds dynamism to all his books.
Read more: FAQ, BrianPinkney.net.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1994). 11'' x 8.25''. Original color pictorial boards. Original unclipped ($16.00) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color. Unpaginated. Signed by Pinkney to verso of front flyleaf, with original drawing of a bird in flight. Sharp and bright.
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