Selected as one of Oprah’s Favorite Things 2023
As Oprah says on OprahDaily.com – 'Created for kids, these little books pair famous artworks (Gauguin! Kerry James Marshall!) with read-aloud text ("Love is... soft snuggles... and tender nuzzles"). So special – adults will want them, too.'This keepsake children’s book celebrates adventure in a new and accessible way: through art
Featuring a bright stylish cover and sturdy colorful pages, My Art Book of Adventure pairs 35 famous artworks with joyful read-aloud text, illustrating the many feelings that come with big milestones.
A beautiful gift for babies, toddlers, and young children, as well as new and expecting parents, My Art Book of Adventure presents vibrant paintings, drawings, and sculptures by a diverse array of artists – from Edward Hopper and Henri Matisse to Amy Sherald and Yinka Shonibare. With its elegant design and heartwarming descriptions, My Art Book of Adventure will be treasured by little ones and grown-ups alike.
Part of the beloved My Art Books series of stunning board books, which explore big feelings through famous artworks.
About the Author
Shana Gozansky is a freelance theater director whose work has been produced from NYC to LA. She holds an MFA in Directing from the Brown/Trinity Rep MFA Programs and is a graduate of Bard College. She is a Drama League Directing Fellow and her focus is on developing new plays. Shana is an avid museum-goer and art appreciator, a mother, and a prolific social-media humorist.
‘Created for kids, these little books pair famous artworks (Gauguin! Kerry James Marshall!) with read-aloud text ("Love is… soft snuggles… and tender nuzzles"). So special -- adults will want them, too.’ – As Oprah says on OprahDaily.com (Oprah’s Favorite Things 2023)
‘Calling all art lovers with children in your lives: These books are for you. The kid-friendly books pair famous works of art with read-aloud text that lets little ones tap into themes of love, adventure and friendship.’ – USA Today on Oprah’s Favorite Things 2023
‘A delightful board book … The eye-catching collection of paintings, drawings, photographs and sculptures is baby’s first art history lesson.’ – Smithsonian Magazine, Best Children’s Books of 2023
‘A beautiful blend of a concept book … [and] a wonderful way to introduce fine art to very young children.’ – School Library Journal
‘An outstanding ode to adventure and art.’ – Olivia the Librarian
‘Delightful … A lovely, tiny treasure of a book.’ – Can We Read?
‘Perfect … for the youngest artists around.’ – Little Cub Literacy
‘This book and the others in the series are great ways to introduce your child to the world of art.’ – Sincerely Stacie