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Macmillan, Aug 21, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 30 pages
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Circles and squares! Squiggles and wiggles and stripes! When Jansen the mouse discovers the art of such greats as Picasso, Matisse, and Warhol, the bright, bold colors and shapes capture her imagination and spark her creativity. Join Jansen on a colorful tour of contemporary art in this new work from an acclaimed author and illustrator. Mousterpiece is a Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2012

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Fun introduction to modern artists. - LibraryThing
A great educational book for your children of all ages. - Goodreads
The illustrations are nice. - Goodreads
A great intro to art for little ones. - Goodreads
Many mouse recreations of famous artwork. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Jdwalker - LibraryThing

Janson is a mouse that lives in a museum. One day she discovers the art that is displayed in the museum and it inspires her to paint and use the techniques of the artists whose art is on display. She ... Read full review

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User Review  - polochick - LibraryThing

This book is a great read. Especially for kids with an interest in art, or any other activity that takes a lot of practice. I love the end where Janson finds her own style. Read full review

About the author (2012)

Jane Breskin Zalben has created more than forty books for children, and her art has been shown at galleries and museums across the country. When she isn't painting, she loves to cook and garden. Ms. Zalben lives on Long Island with her husband Steven.

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