Carle’s art life was so wonderful.
When the painter’s pen, draw the first star, life began, and then is the sun, trees, people and the warmth of home…… Originally, we with all life, are under the same sky walk and rest.
In the book by the invisible third people, to the artist asked a star, and then asked to draw a warm sun, a lovely tree…… So, stacking a colorful life, telling the universe and life cycle of the creativity of life and growth in nature.
In the picture seems to be simple, contains the design and delicate meaning. Book painter’s brush sweep, like magic, to create a “great”, “warm”, “cute”, “” beautiful life, things and natural scenery. So beautiful words, expressing the artist’s description and the way of looking at the world. The process of creating life properly and logically arranged and interdependent, each individual demand between the relationship is harmonious coexistence. Plot step by step to promote that are stacked on the screen the most abundant wordless cross page picture, the whole world is so angry vigorous, full of joy, let a person have to agree with, life is really amazing grace.
Creative process, along with the life cycle, painter from the child became a young man, then a middle-aged man, finally into the old man, with stars flying through the air, showing him to the artistic creation, continuous unremitting efforts and enthusiasm, also let a person see the art life, how free flying, and can be related to light up the night. Art, the world and life, between the three, the original is a connected. Some people say that this book is the Autobiography of Carle, do you think?
This book won the praise:
The United States “. The school library journal”: “the book to attract readers of all ages…… Every set people thinking.”
The United States’ “Horn Book”: “poetry, the exquisite picture!”
The United States’ International Reading Association of teachers and children the best recommendation