Fantastic illustrations with a fresh, contemporary look enrich this debut novel about a 10-year-old aspiring artist stuck living with an aunt, uncle, and cousin who clearly don't recognize her genius. A humorous and heartfelt reminder that "a brilliant artist is never afraid," this book reveals that sometimes our greatest masterpieces are the bonds we unexpectedly forge with the people in our lives.
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|Grouped Work ID||3402b160-69e4-0e8a-72c0-908a282983ed|
|Grouping Title||noonie s masterpiece|
|Grouping Author||railsback lisa|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-08-06 04:40:45AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-09-19 04:52:06AM|
|detailed_location_arlington||Aurora Hills Kids Fiction|
|display_description||Upon learning that her deceased mother, an artist, went through a "Purple Period," ten-year-old Noonie decides to do the same, hoping that this will bring her archaeologist father home to see her win a school art contest and that the aunt, uncle, and cousin she lives with will come to understand her just a little.|
|item_details||ils:.b13246987|.i14892856|Aurora Hills Kids Fiction|JF RAILS|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jun 25, 2018|ajf|||
|owning_library_arlington||Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover|
|record_details||ils:.b13246987|Book|Books||English|Chronicle Books,|2010.|208 pages : color ; 20 cm.|
|subject_facet||Artists -- Juvenile fiction, Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Juvenile fiction, Families -- Juvenile fiction, Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction, Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction|
|title_full||Noonie's masterpiece / by Lisa Railsback ; art by Sarajo Frieden|