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New York : Star Bright Books. inlibrary; printdisabled;. While riding her toy giraffe from her apartment to a city park and back, a girl's fantasies transport her to a land of giants, dragons, and magicians. Wizards and dragons, magic and battles, these are the things the girl on the yellow giraffe sees as she and her mother walk through their busy city neighborhood. Through her eyes, we see the story of the streets transformed into a fairy tale.
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For example: "The girl on a yellow giraffe lived in a stone castle that had a magic box that carried her gently down to the land of giants"; then the double spreads show an apartment building with an elevator and the girl riding a toy giraffe around city streets. A wizard is a bum on a park bench surrounded by pigeons; monsters and dragons are a dump truck and an excavator; a garden with a fountain is a sidewalk with a fire hydrant. The concept has had many interpretations, both previous and recent, .
Personal Name: Himler, Ronald. Publication, Distribution, et. New York While riding her toy giraffe from her apartment to a city park and back, a girl's fantasies transport her to a land of giants, dragons, and magicians. Rubrics: City and town life Fiction Fantasy. Download now The girl on the yellow giraffe by Ronald Himler. Download PDF book format. Download DOC book format. by ?The? looking glassMichèle Roberts.
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As a little girl pedals her wooden giraffe through her neighborhood to the park, everyone she meets and all the sights around her are transformed into imaginary images that capture the action and fun of living in a city. Featuring gentle watercolor illustrations by accomplished and award-winning artist Ronald Himler, The Girl on the Yellow Giraffe is a simple story about the power of imagination, and the wondrous visions a young girl sees as she travels a busy city neighborhood with her mother. Ordinary streets are transformed into avenues from a fairy tale, in this delightful and adventurous picturebook.
Ronald Himler was born in Cleveland Ohio, and attended the Cleveland . In 1976 he authored and illustrated The Girl on the Yellow Giraffe.
Ronald Himler was born in Cleveland Ohio, and attended the Cleveland Institute of Art, where he majored in painting and illustration. After graduation he attended the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
He authored and illustrated several books including The Girl on the Yellow Giraffe and Wake up Jeremiah. His works have been featured in Art of the West magazine and on the PBS television program Arizona Illustrated. He has won numerous awards including the Silver Medal from the Society of Illustrators, The Christopher Award, the Parents Choice Gold Award, and a Children's Book Council Award. His oil paintings of Native American and western culture have appeared in fine art galleries across the country.
Find nearly any book by Ronald Himler. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. The Girl on the Yellow Giraffe: ISBN 9781932065930 (978-1-932065-93-0) Hardcover, Star Bright Books, 2004. Inside My Feet: The Story of a Giant. by Richard Kennedy, Ronald Himler. ISBN 9780060231187 (978-0-06-023118-7) Hardcover, Harpercollins Childrens Books, 1979. Find signed collectible books: 'Inside My Feet: The Story of a Giant'.