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The friendly postman : the art of Van Gogh / written by Yu-ri Kim ; illustrated by Jeong-yeon Lim ; edited by Scott Forbes.

Kim, Yu-ri, (author.). Lim, Jeong-yeon, (illustrator.). Forbes, Scott, (editor.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) EJ KIM (Text) 33187004122285 EJ - Preschool-grade 3 - A Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library EJ KIM (Text) 33187004122277 EJ - Preschool-grade 3 - F Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library EJ KIM (Text) 33187004122269 EJ - Preschool-grade 3 - R Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781925248838
  • ISBN: 9781925249101
  • ISBN: 1925249107
  • ISBN: 1925248836
  • Physical Description: 29 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: English edition.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] big & SMALL, by arrangement with Aram Publishing, [2016]
  • Distributor: Minneapolis, MN Lerner Publishing Group, Inc.

Content descriptions

General Note: English text edited by Scott Forbes; original Korean text/edition © Aram Publishing.
Summary, etc.: The story about the Dutch artist, Vincent Van Gogh, who is famous for his brightly colored paintings of sunflowers and wheatfields. Van Gogh worked hard at his art, but had little success during his lifetime. His only supporter was his younger brother, Theo. He loved and valued Vincent's paintings more than anyone else, and wrote to him regularly. The story imagines Van Gogh's relationship with his postman, Joseph Roulin, who delivered Theo's letters, and how a quiet friendship might have grown between the two men. Contains biographical information about the artist at the end of story.
Target Audience Note: 680 Lexile.
Language Note: Translated from Korean.
Subject: Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 > Juvenile literature.
Art appreciation > Juvenile literature.

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