Synopses & Reviews
Seymour Chwast celebrates the daily routine of getting dressed in this fittingly whimsical and satisfyingly unique novelty book. Unlike more traditional books on this topic that deal with the how
of getting dressed, Get Dressed!
instead tackles the why
. The text andldquo;Get dressed to read about dragonsandrdquo; accompanies an illustration of a boy dressed in a makeshift knight costume. A girl in full floral garb stands in a garden alongside the text andldquo;Get dressed to hide.andrdquo; The book features half and full gatefolds, which foreshadow the items of clothing to be seen and provide surprise reveals on each spread. With a die-cut magnetic closure, even the cover invites readers to peek inside!
Praise for Get Dressed!
andldquo;Chwastandrsquo;s wacky combinations are sure to encourage young fashionistas to be comfortable with their own personal style. Even the cover, designed as a suit jacket that fastens with a magnetic snap, invites readers to open a world of possibilities. A clever, dapper package.andrdquo;
andquot;Young children will delight in pointing out which objects donandrsquo;t necessarily belong with the others.andquot;
andndash;The New York Times Book Review
Te presentamos a Nancy, quien cree que mas, siempre, es mejor cuando se trata de ser elegante. Ella no se pierde un detalle, desde la punta de su corona hasta la brillantina de sus zapatos, y esta decidida a ensenar a su familia a convertirse en la misma estampa de la elegancia.
La manera en que Nancy transforma a sus padres y a su hermanita para salir una noche juntos da lugar a una historia divertida y enternecedora, que les encantara a todas aquellas lectoras que no sonarian con salir de casa sin emperifollarse de la cabeza a los pies.
Here's an adorable fuchsia carryall full of trés fabulous accessories—butterfly barrettes, a butterfly fan, glittery sunglasses, and more. It's a must-have, all-in-one emergency kit for girls on the go, because you never know when you'll need to get fancy! Throughout the book, the ultimate expert on all things fancy (that's Nancy, of course!) reveals her secret tips for instant glamourification—from hair to dolls to party invitations. There will be loud choruses of merci beaucoup when little girls receive this wonderful gift.
This adorable fuchsia carry-all is full of "trs" fabulous accessories for Fancy Nancy fans--nail stickers, butterfly barrettes, a butterfly fan, glittery sunglasses, and more. It's a must-have, all-in-one emergency kit for fancy girls on the go! Full color.
Here's an adorable fuchsia carryall full of tres fabulous accessories--butterfly barrettes, a butterfly fan, glittery sunglasses, and more. It's a must-have, all-in-one emergency kit for girls on the go, because you never know when you'll need to get fancy Throughout the book, the ultimate expert on all things fancy (that's Nancy, of course ) reveals her secret tips for instant glamourification--from hair to dolls to party invitations. There will be loud choruses of merci beaucoup when little girls receive this wonderful gift.
About the Author
Jane O'Connor is the author of more than thirty books for children, including Nina
, Nina Ballerina
, illustrated by DyAnne DiSalvo, and the Fancy Nancy picture book series. Ms. O'Connor lives with her family in ever-posh New York City.
Desde la publicacion de Nancy la Elegante, el closet de Jane OConnor cuenta con tantas boas, coronas y atuendos brillantes que a veces sus amigas no la reconocen por la calle. Aun reside (esa es una palabra elegante para decir que vive) en la ciudad de Nueva York con su familia y su companero canino, Arrow.
Robin Preiss Glasser, a former professional ballet dancer, has illustrated more than fifty children's picture books, including the New York Times bestselling Fancy Nancy series, written by Jane O'Connor. Robin lives in San Juan Capistrano, California, with her husband, Bob. She has two grown children, Sasha and Ben.