By Corinna Luyken
One eye used to be larger than the opposite. That used to be a mistake.
The bizarre frog-cat-cow factor? It made a superb bush.
And the inky smudges… they appear as though they have been regularly intended to be leaves floating lightly around the sky.
As one artist comprises unintentional splotches, spots, and misshapen issues into her paintings, she transforms her piece in quirky and unforeseen methods, taking readers on a trip via her method. instructed in minimum, playful textual content, this tale exhibits readers that even the most important “mistakes” could be the resource of the brightest ideas—and that, on the finish of the day, we're all works in development, too.
Fans of Peter Reynolds’s Ish and Patrick McDonnell’s A completely Messed-Up Story will love the humorous, poignant, thoroughly specified storytelling of The e-book of Mistakes. And, like Oh, The locations You’ll Go!, it makes the ideal commencement reward, encouraging readers to have a favorable outlook as they discover ways to face life’s obstacles.
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