A Missing Picture
In this mysterious and intriguing detective tale, a group of animals introduces children to the world of art. The animals have gathered to celebrate the arrival of a valuable piece of art, but while they are gone, the painting is stolen. As they search for the culprit and attempt to recover the missing painting, the delightful tale unfolds, allowing young readers to investigate and form their own theories about art. Detailed colorful pictures of situations the animal characters find themselves in accompany this dynamic detective tale.
Age range: 5 -9.
Size: 7.5”x8.7” (19x22 cm), 64 pages.
Editions: Lithuanian (Nieko Rimto, Lithuania, 2007), Spanish and Catalan (Thule Ediciones, Spain, 2009), Ukrainian (Navchalna Kniga Bohdan, Ukraine, 2009), Italian (Comma22, Italy, 2010), Polish (Eurograf Librone, Poland, 2011), Latvian (Zvaigzne ABC Publishers, Latvia, 2010), and German (IDMI Verlag GmbH, Austria, 2011).
Award: Best Lithuanian Children’s Book 2007.
Copyright: Kestutis Kasparavicius.