Color Me Colorful

30 November 2010

Suggested Reading, Picture Books About Colors:

The Color Kittens by Margaret Wise Brown, Alice Provensen, & Martin Provensen
The Black Book of Colors by Menena Cottin, Rosana Faria, & Elisa Amado
Full Color
by Etienne Delessert
A Color of His Own by Leo Lionni, also Little Blue and Little Yellow
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin & Eric Carle
Hailstones and Halibut Bones by Mary O’Neill & Leonard Weisgard
Red Sings From Treetops by Joyce Sidman & Pamela Zagarenski
Lemons Are Not Red by Laura Vacarro Seeger
Blue Goose by Nancy Tafuri
Mouse Paint by Ellen Stoll Walsh

I’m collecting titles… do you have any color-full suggestions to add?

5 Responses to “Color Me Colorful”

  1. Alice Says:

    I’m so glad you have the Color Kittens in the group! It’s one of my all time favorite books — the illustrations are surreal, the text trippy, yet somehow it’s addictive. It was a perennial when my kids were little.


  2. Little Blue and Little Yellow by Leo Lionni!

  3. Frank Says:

    An Eye For Color, The Story of Josef Albers. How could you forget Albers!!!

    Frank
    He he…


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