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Author: Carlos Aponte
Publisher: Penguin Workshop
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 10.10h x 10.20w x 0.40d
Audience: Ages 9-12
Reading Level: 3.1
Point Value: 0.5
Interest Level: Lower Grade
Quiz #/Name: 507788 / Across the Bay
Award: Pura Belpre Award - Honor Book
Publishers Weekly 06/17/2019
Kirkus Reviews 07/15/2019
Booklist 08/01/2019 pg. 65
School Library Journal 09/01/2019 pg. 93
Horn Book Magazine 01/01/2020 pg. 63
Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2020 - Superior,Well Above Average
About the Author
Carlos Aponte is an artist, designer, and author-illustrator of the children's book A Season to Bee. His fashion illustrations, inspired by the great Antonio Lopez and Jack Potter, have been featured in Laird Borelli's Fashion Illustration Next, Bil Donovan's Advanced Fashion Drawing, Tony Glenville's The New Icons of Fashion Illustration, and Richard Kilroy's Menswear Illustration. Carlos is a faculty member at the Fashion Institute of Technology. He lives in Jersey City with his partner, Christopher, and a French pointer named Rex.
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