Synopses & Reviews
Everyone heads to the market, but it's no ordinary market--it's a feast of folk art from around the world. As the reader follows the story of the goings-on at the market, textiles and folk and primitive art illustrate the action. Includes fun new book-related activities for readers to enjoy. Full-color illustrations.
"A vibrant and fascinating picture book . . . Ehlert has created a . . . captivating world within these pages."--Kirkus Reviews
"A festive outing, with a gorgeous assortment of objects in vivid, eye-catching colors."--School Library Journal
[star]"[An] exuberant picture book."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
Everyone's going to the town square. But this is no ordinary market--it's a feast of folk art from around the world. Whether you're looking for fruits, vegetables, or just an afternoon of fun, this is a shopping trip you don't want to miss!
Includes fun new book-related activities!
Wake up! It's market day!
About the Author
has written and illustrated many award-winning picture books. Traveling from her home in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, she has explored the globe, collecting the textiles and folk and primitive art featured in this book.