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The Hobbit (Movie tie-in)by J.R.R. Tolkien
About the Author
Take cloth and buttons and thread. Add a classic nursery rhyme and a counting game. Stitch themand#160;together and what do you have? A patchwork of numbers and fun!
With bold and beautiful quilted illustrations, author-illustrator Anna Grossnickle Hines has created a read-aloud that's sure to become a cozy household favorite.
An eye-catching twist on aand#160;classic nursery rhyme
and#8220;Bold, simple layouts, the juxtaposition of printed fabrics, and the decorative use of rickrack and stitching make the playful art visually pleasing, but even better is Hinesand#8217; fine-tuned understanding of how young children might use the book as they learn to count. Simple and striking.and#8221; --Booklist, starred review (5/15/08)
ANNA GROSSNICKLE HINES is the author of more than fifty books for children, many of which she also illustrated. She lives in Gualala, California.
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