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Katie's Picture Show

Katie's Picture Show

Join Katie as she steps into some of the most famous paintings in the world for an exciting art adventure!

When Katie visits an art gallery for the first time with Grandma, she discovers that art is wonderfully exciting, especially when five famous paintings come alive for her . . . Expect a little bit of mischief, a lot of cream cakes and even a friendly tiger!

‘A wonderful way to engage children with art. A brilliant combination of education and storytelling’ – Parents in Touch

This first introduction to art, features five great masterpieces: The Hay Wain by John Constable, Madame Moitessier Seated by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Les Parapluies by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Tropical Storm With a Tiger by Henri Rousseau and Dynamic Suprematism by Kasimir Malevich.

Classic picture book character, Katie, has been delighting children for over 25 years. Why not collect all 13 titles in the series?
Katie and the Impressionists
Katie and the Mona Lisa
Katie and the Sunflowers
Katie and the British Artists
Katie and the Waterlily Pond
Katie and the Starry Night
Katie and the Spanish Princess
Katie and the Bathers
Katie in London
Katie’s London Christmas
Katie in Scotland
Katie and the Dinosaurs
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Reviews

This book will enchant Katie fans, new and old
The Guardian
Can there be a better way of bringing the world of art and the classic masterpieces alive for children than the charming Katie series? A simply brilliant way of encouraging children to use their imaginations and to gain the confidence to explore art themselves.
Bookbag
The Katie stories are a great way of introducing children to artists... a modern classic.
Manchester Evening News
A wonderful way to engage children with art. A brilliant combination of education and great storytelling.
Parents in Touch
My daughter was entranced. She demanded endless readings.
Katie Derham, The Times
James Mayhew's Katie's Picture Show series has been introducing children to great works of art for 25 years.
The School Librarian