Quilters and crafters rejoice! This story of a community coming together to make a quilt is a heartwarming celebration of creativity and teamwork.
Lizzy Rockwellis an illustrator whose work has appeared in magazines, on book jackets, and in children's books. She studied art at the School of Visual Arts in New York City and has taught illustration there. Lizzy is also the author and illustrator ofGood Enough to Eat- A Kid's Guide to Food and Nutrition,Hello Baby!, andThe Busy Body Book- A Kid's Guide to Fitness.
"Community is at the heart of crafting a quilt for peace.
Rockwell's illustrations are eye-catching and hopeful. When
people teach, share, and create together, a treasure is born."
"The joy derived from working together to make something beautiful shines throughout the narrative." -School Library Journal
"Like pieces of a patchwork quilt, story and fact come together, reflecting the joy of a journey and the beauty of community friendship." -The Horn Book
"A unique introduction to the pleasures of quilt-making, intergenerational friendships, and shared creative experiences." -Booklist