Luna Loves Art (Hardcover)
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In this follow-up to Luna Loves Library Day, we meet Luna's mum, celebrate great art and great friendships, and learn that not all families are the same.
"I love Luna. These are 1000% books I wish I knew about when my kids were younger. They beautifully tackle more difficult topics such as divorce, loneliness, and perfectionism in a really child friendly way. ... The Luna Series would make for the most perfect gifts for the young people in your life."
-- Kids Lit is Lit
"I love that several real pieces of art are highlighted. A perfect story to discuss art, friendship, family, and field trips!"
-- Little Cub Literacy
"There's the fantastic illustrations and attention to detail, the educational aspect, and the clear as day notion that art can act as therapy for people like young Finn."
-- Kids Lit Is Lit
"The author shows us that our own life experiences shape the way we interpret art and no matter what you feel, artwork is beautiful and stirs emotions, helping us sort through our feelings. Amazing book to start conversations with kids on art and emotions."
"The story shows real art and even explains it as well as showcases the artwork in the end pages. It also brings up what families can look like - and the many ways that families can be. There's so much richness in this story."
-- Imagination Soup, "46 New Picture Books, Fall 2020, Childhood Life"
"The illustrations are glorious. Not only is Luna biracial, but her classmates are a multiethnic and diverse group of children and include a student in a wheelchair. ... LUNA LOVES ART will inspire budding artists."
-- A Field Trip Life
"… there's lots to love about Lumbers' joyful, vibrant illustrations…"
-- Kirkus Reviews
"Be sure to check out this wonderful story of Luna and her love of art, museums and making friends."
"… a great job of creating a story about different types of families and friendships while using art as a point of focus."