Synopses & Reviews
To everything there is a season
A time to cry, a time to laugh
A time to mourn, a time to dance
The words of this timeless song, drawn from the wisdom of Ecclesiastes and made famous in the '60s by the Byrds, are beautifully illustrated here by award-winning artist Bob Barner. Barner's joyful torn-paper collagesmuch praised in his previous book, Dem Bones offer a thoughtful interpretation of the song's simple yet powerful message.
The words of this timeless poem, drawn from the wisdom of Ecclesiastes and made famous in popular song, remind readers that there is a time for everything--a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to give, and a time to receive. Paired with Bob Barner's paper collage illustrations and an afterword to inspire ideas and activities for readers of all ages. Full color throughout.
About the Author
Bob Barner was born in Arkansas, grew up in the midwest and now lives in Northern California. He graduated from The Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, Ohio where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. He has worked as an art therapist and an art director at several advertising agencies and design studios and has also assisted Al Capp with the writing and drawing for the popular comic strip "Li'l Abner." Barner works with pen and ink, watercolor, cut and torn paper as well as th