The hero of Little Street

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Roaring Brook Press , New York
Stories without words, History, Painting, Dogs, Time travel, Fi
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When a boy being chased through present-day London seeks refuge in the National Gallery, a dog escapes from the painting of one Dutch master and together they leap into the painting of another, where their adventures in seventeenth-century Delft are a prelude to returning to London and continuing the chase.

StatementGregory Rogers
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R62563 Her 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25370500M
ISBN 139781596437296
LC Control Number2010042371

The Hero of Little Street by Gregory Rogers, published Magic realism. Picture book. Grades K Found via Horn Book Magazine, reviewed by Kathleen T. Horning. When a boy playing in the streets of London is attacked by bullies, he runs into the National Gallery to escape them/5.

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The two slip into a Vermeer painting and are transported to Little Street, Delft in seventeenth-century Holland, where the boy has to use every ounce of his ingenuity to rescue his new friend from an untimely fate.

The third book in the "Boy, Bear" series, The Hero of Little Street is packed with thrilling escapades from start to finish.

The third book in the "Boy, Bear" series, The Hero of Little Street is packed with thrilling escapades from start to finish.

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Gregory Rogers's cast of much-loved characters come together once again in this triumph of visual storytelling. Children's book illustrator, Gregory Rogers studied fine art at the Queensland College of Art and worked as a graphic designer for some years before taking up freelance illustration.

He was the first Australian to be awarded the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal. The Hero of Little Street/5. The Hero of Little Street Gregory Rogers.

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He takes refuge in an art museum which begins a fantastical adventure involving paintings-come-to-life, a wicked butcher, a dog, and lasting friendship — all through expressive, comic illustrations.

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