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010    on1096438269 
020    9781525300561|q(hardcover) 
020    1525300563|q(hardcover) 
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092    |fJ|a920|bROB 
100 1  Robillard, Evie,|eauthor. 
245 12 A portrait in poems :|bthe storied life of Gertrude Stein 
       & Alice B. Toklas /|cwritten by Evie Robillard ; 
       illustrated by Rachel Katstaller. 
264  1 Toronto, ON :|bKids Can Press,|c[2020] 
300    48 pages :|bcolor illustrations ;|c27 cm 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
336    still image|bsti|2rdacontent 
337    unmediated|bn|2rdamedia 
338    volume|bnc|2rdacarrier 
500    810|bLexile 
500    810L|bLexile 
504    Includes bibliographical references. 
505 00 |t27 rue de fleurus --|tPicasso paints a portrait --
       |tSaturday evenings --|tThe room with all the paintings --
       |tGertrude Stein, the genius --|tA dog named Basket --
       |tGertrude & Alice & basket in a book --|tAfter --|tTime 
       line --|tSnapshots --|tSources --|tAuthor's note. 
520    This story of imagination and expression introduces young 
       readers to Gertrude and her life partner, Alice B. Toklas,
       who lived in Paris during a fascinating time in history. 
       Divided into short chapters that chronicle different 
       episodes in Gertrude and Alice's life, this book 
       celebrates two women who were full of daring and 
       creativity at a time when women were encouraged to be 
       wives, not writers. Author Evie Robillard's playful second
       -person free verse and illustrator Rachel Katstaller's 
       charmingly detailed art beautifully capture the lively 
       world of early 20th-century Paris. Young readers will 
       learn about how Gertrude made up her own writing rules. 
       They'll even learn how sitting around "doing nothing, 
       really doing nothing" is a very important part of being a 
       genius! Gertrude's ingenuity and the childlike joy she 
       found in words and ideas are showcased by the inclusion of
       quotations from her work. Backmatter includes a timeline, 
       resources and an author's note for further learning. 
521 8  810|bLexile 
521 8  810L|bLexile 
600 10 Stein, Gertrude,|d1874-1946|vJuvenile literature. 
600 10 Toklas, Alice B.|vJuvenile literature. 
600 10 Stein, Gertrude,|d1874-1946|xFriends and associates
       |vJuvenile literature. 
650  0 Authors, American|y20th century|vBiography|vJuvenile 
700 1  Katstaller, Rachel,|eillustrator. 
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