Fiction Books Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood (16)

Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood (16)

Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood (16)
Item No. 1214
ISBN-13 978-0-544-35769-3
Format Hardcover
Subject Fiction Nonfiction Tie-In Arts Community Transformation Inspirational True Story
# of Pages 40
Size 10" x 10"
Author Campoy, F. Isabel
Reading Interest PreK,K,1,2,3
Series Singles and Picture Books
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Date Published 2016
Lexile Prefix AD
Lexile Level 580L
Reviews / Awards Noted YES
 
$16.99
Quantity

Description

Book Reviews: "An inspiring and wistful message wrapped up in a subtle, thoughtful narrative and lively, beautiful art: simply superb." Kirkus, STARRED review. "...Campoy and Howell deliver a clear, uplifting message about the power of art to revitalize people and their surroundings." Publishers Weekly. "This empowering story of community engagement might inspire kids to get involved in their own neighborhoods." Booklist. What good can a splash of color do in a community of gray? As Mira and her neighbors discover, more than you might ever imagine! Based on the true story of the Urban Art Trail in San Diego, California, Maybe Something Beautiful reveals how art can inspire transformation—and how even the smallest artists can accomplish something big. Pick up a paintbrush and join the celebration!