Emma's Rug SIGNED 1996 Allen Say ~ Children's Book about Creativity ~ Japanese-American ~ in dust jacket


Title: Emma's Rug

Author: Allen Say

Description: Inscribed by author on ffep along with his hand-drawn self-portrait. Fourth printing. Clean and unmarked. Dust jacket not price clipped; in an archival mylar sleeve. 32 pages. 11.25 x 9.75 inches.

The story of Emma, an artistically gifted girl in the first-grade, who makes a personal journey, passing through a disruption of external inspiration at home, to discover that the source of her creativity is actually found within.

Allen Say (b. 1937) is a Caldecott Medal-winning, Japanese-American writer and illustrator who has lived in both San Francisco and Portland.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
Place: Boston
Year: 1996

ISBN: 0395742943

Keywords: children's, illustrated, picture book, creativity, art in school, Japanese-American,

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