Action Figures: Paintings of Fun, Daring, and Adventure

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Millbrook Press, Sep 1, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 31 pages
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In these eighteen action-packed paintings, Raczka covers a wide range of times, places, and artistic styles. From Saint George and the Dragon (1470) by Paolo Uccello to Watson and the Shark (1782) by John Singleton Copley to BLAM (1962) by Roy Lichtenstein, this is art that will get your heart racing!

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ACTION FIGURES: Paintings of Fun, Daring and Adventure

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Raczka, an artist and a reliable purveyor of workmanlike and generally lively introductions to major works of art for kids (More Than Meets the Eye, 2003), here trains his educated eye on 18 movement ... Read full review

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Bob Raczka lives with his wife, sons, daughter, and dog, Rufus, in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. He is the author of several children s books, but Guyku is his first with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Visit Bob at

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