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Author Millen, C. M.

Title The ink garden of brother Theophane / C.M. Millen ; illustrated by Andrea Wisnewski.

Publication Info. Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 2010.
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Easy Fiction  E MIL    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Summary In medieval Ireland, Theophane's boredom with his duties as a scribe distracts the other monks, but when he is sent to the kitchens he discovers that he can make inks of many colors from plants, allowing the others to illustrate their work. Includes facts about the history of monasteries, scriptoriums, and illuminated manuscripts.
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references.
Subject Stories in rhyme -- Juvenile fiction.
Monks -- Juvenile fiction.
Ink -- Juvenile fiction.
Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Juvenile fiction.
Middle Ages -- Juvenile fiction.
Ireland -- History -- To 1172 -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Stories in rhyme.
Added Author Wisnewski, Andrea, illustrator.
ISBN 9781580891790 (reinforced for library use)
1580891799 (reinforced for library use)
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