Copycat

by Helen Borten
Copycat
  • ISBN-13: 9781911081142
  • Author(s): Helen Borten
  • Subject: Picture books
  • Publisher: Breakdown Press
  • Imprint: Happy Books Press
  • Publication Date: 02-12-2021
  • Format: h/b

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£12.99
Helen Borten's Copycat, originally published in 1962, returns to print for the first time in decades to delight a new generation of children. Beautiful, warm and vivid, Helen Borten's picture books inspired a generation of children during the 1960s and '70s. In Copycat, Borten displays her distinctive illustration style, using layered prints and etchings to inspire a real sense of the wonders of life on a farm. These expressionistic images are perfectly complimented by clear and lyrical prose to tell a story of what it means to be comfortable in your own skin.
About the book

Helen Borten's Copycat, originally published in 1962, returns to print for the first time in decades to delight a new generation of children. Beautiful, warm and vivid, Helen Borten's picture books inspired a generation of children during the 1960s and '70s. In Copycat, Borten displays her distinctive illustration style, using layered prints and etchings to inspire a real sense of the wonders of life on a farm. These expressionistic images are perfectly complimented by clear and lyrical prose to tell a story of what it means to be comfortable in your own skin.