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Macmillan, Aug 21, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 30 pages

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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Janson was a mouse who lived in a museum. When the museum was closed, she would come out and explore. She drew pictures like the ones she saw on the walls. One day, the modern wing closed for ... Read full review

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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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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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